***STARTING JULY 1, 2021 THE CIVIL FEES WILL BE GOING UP TO COMPLY WITH STATE STATUTE*** Fees can be found on the CCSO Fee Page.
The Civil Department of the Sheriff's Office is responsible for the execution of process and service of papers. The Civil Department is accountable for serving and enforcing court orders and a variety of documents from the Courts. Among those documents are small claims, evictions (FED), summons and complaints, subpoenas, juvenile court subpoena, show cause orders and child support documents from the state. These are just a few examples of the documents that come to the Sheriff's Office to be served.
We do not serve sealed or closed envelopes or letters.
For Legal Advice, Contact an Attorney
By law, The Civil Unit is not permitted to give legal advice. Please consult an attorney for any legal guidance. You may also with to contact the Oregon State Bar at (503) 620-0222.
The Sheriff's Office Support Division is open:
Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm (Closed from 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm for the lunch period)
(The office is closed on major holidays.)
Phone: (503) 366-4611
Fax: (503) 366-4644
We accept Credit / Debit Cards($2.00 Fee charged by card company), Money Orders and Cash. Money Orders should be made out to Columbia County Sheriff or CCSO.