Judicial Process Unit

The Judicial Process Services Unit is comprised of six members.  These members consist of one Lieutenant, four Deputy Sheriffs, and one support staff member.  The Judicial Process Services Unit is responsible for receiving, processing and serving all enforceable and non-enforceable writs, including summons, subpoenas, writs of replevin, garnishments, levy, and the holding of Sheriff's Office Sales.
For information about having your documents served, call 863-402-7227 Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

 Summons, Subpoenas and Notices to Appear  $40.00
 Writ of Repossession/Writ of Replevin  $90.00
 Tax Warrant Cash Levy  $70.00
 Miscellaneous Levies (dependent on items to be levied)  Varies

Documents Required are as follows:
  • An original and a certified copy or two certified copies of documents to be served (this applies to documents that are electronically filed)
  • A self-addressed stamped envelope.
  • Payment for service (see fee schedule above)
  • Best possible address for service (P.O. Boxes are not accepted)

Click here for levy requirements

If mailing paperwork, please send it to:
Highlands County Sheriff's Office
Attn: Civil Division
400 S. Eucalyptus St.

Sebring, FL 33870

Judicial Process unit sign and walk-up window