Civil Division

The Civil Division of the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office is located on the second floor of the Joint Law Enforcement Center.  The Civil Division staff performs all the civil and administrative functions at the sheriff’s office.  With the assistance of the patrol deputies the civil division helps process and serve nearly 4000 civil processes annually.  These civil processes range from subpoena’s, court orders, writ’s, original notices, garnishments, sheriffs levies, sheriffs sales and substance and mental committals just to name a few.

The Civil Division/Office hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday with the exception of County recognized holidays.

The fee’s for civil process service are set fee’s and are dependent upon the type of civil process it is and it also depends on the amount of attempts that were necessary to serve the document.