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Civil Process

The Civil Process Division consists of a total of four employees, one which is a supervisor (Corporal). This Division is also overseen by a Sergeant which also supervises two other Divisions (Bailiff’s and Court Security).

The job duties of the civil process division are to serve and handle all types of court documents consisting of: Orders of Protection (Adult and Child), Subpoenas, Summons, and Garnishments. Other duties of the civil process server are to execute Evictions, Replevins, and Levies. Some of these duties require the Deputy to seize and later auction off property with a judgment issued from the courts.

Civil Process fees in Jasper County are $45.00 on all documents.

If requested service for more than one document, with the same case number and it is to be made to the exact same address, the first document fee is $45, and each subsequent document is an additional $20 dollars.

The service fee on all civil cases must be sent with the civil paper(s) to be served, and in the form of cashier’s check, money order, a check from a circuit clerk’s office or law firm check. We do not accept personal checks.

Checks are to be made payable to: Jasper County Sheriff’s Office

Papers/Checks are to be sent to:
Jasper County Sheriff Office
231 S. Main Street
Carthage, Mo 64836

(Please include a self-addressed stamped envelope for the service return to be mailed back in.)

If you have any questions, please contact:
Civil Process Clerk, 417-358-8177, then dial option 5.