Civil Process

Civil service is one of many duties the staff at the Hamlin County Sheriff's Office provides.  Many people may not know, officers with the department serve a number of papers to citizen at their residence or collect debt for distress warrants issued by the Treasure's Office or collects money for Execution of Judgement, an order from the courts.  Civil process also includes sheriff's sale, a written order to the sheriff to sell property that has been foreclosed.  

For these services, South Dakota State Law 7-12-18 sets civil process fees that is collected by the sheriff's office.  These fees are layout below... 

Contact Information

SHERIFF

CHAD SCHLOTTERBECK

(605) 783-3232

EMAIL

Sheriff Chad Schlotterbeck

CHIEF DEPUTY

TAYT ALEXANDER

(605) 783-3232

EMAIL

Affidavit

$50.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Complaint

$50.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Distress Warrants

$25.00

Execution of Judgement

$95.00

Different service of Complaint, Summons, Affidavit, Notice on another person at approximately the same time and place.

$10.00

Levy on Execution

$50.00

Notice

$50.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Order

$50.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Completion of Execution of Judgement or Order of Sale, Order of Attachment, Decree or on Sale of Real Property or Personal Property.

Commission Fees May Apply

Petition

$50.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Protection Orders

No Fee

Quit and Vacate

$50.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Small Claims Notice

$50.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Subpoena

$20.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Summons

$50.00 plus $0.50 per mile

Warrant for Arrest

$25.00

Writ of Habeas Corpus

$3.25

County Offices

Courthouse Hours

8:00am - 5:00pm Central Time

Monday - Friday

 

Closed Weekends and All Approved Government Holiday

Offices may have different set of operation hours.

Courthouse Information

Please contact the corresponded offices for questions.


300 4th Street

Hayti, South Dakota 57241

Phone: (605) 783-3201 (Auditor)

E-mail:  dixie.opdahl@state.sd.us

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