Civil Process

Civil Process Requests:

Civil process requests may be submitted in person, mailed to the Sheriff's Office, Attention "Civil Process", or faxed. There is a fee for all civil process regardless of successful service. Payment is required in advance. A maximum of three attempts will be completed unless there is evidence that the individual(s) no longer resides at the residence or the business no longer exists, at which time the process will be returned immediately.

Note: Some process may require specific advance service. Please check with the court you are filing in for more information. 

Mail process to:
Lake County Sheriff
Attention: Civil Process
P.O. Box 255
Leadville, CO 80461

Drop process at:
Lake County Sheriff's Office
505 Harrison Avenue
Leadville, CO 80461

Check out these resources through the state for more information:

Fee Schedule:

View the current Lake County Sheriff's Office Civil Fees.

Be advised, some fees may change on a case by case basis, although we try to stay as up to date as possible.

Please call Paula with any questions pertaining to civil process at (719) 486-4191.

Writs of Restitution (Evictions):

Obtain information here: Writ of Restitution Eviction Requirements.

Please note that the Lake County Sheriff's Office may not be immediately available to execute your Writ of Restitution therefore; in order to assist us in your service, please allow for 3-5 days advance notice or scheduling. If you have any questions not addressed in the attachment, please feel free to contact us at (719) 486-4191.