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The civil process unit handles the service of various legal non-enforceable documents including:
The civil unit averages:
The Civil Unit serves all of Leon County including a number of state and governmental agencies, private attorneys as well as the general public. Documents must be served in a timely manner and in many cases require a response from the defendant back to the court within a limited amount of time. In order to ensure timely service of your process, the Sheriff’s Office requires a service packet and fees.
You may contact the Civil Unit directly at 850-606-3450 between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.
Our mailing address is:
Attn: Civil DivisionLeon County Sheriff's Office
P.O.Box 727Tallahassee, FL 32302
Our Street Address is:
Attn: Civil DivisionLeon County Sheriff's Office313 S Calhoun St.Tallahassee, FL 32301