Edgefield County Sheriff's Office
200 Railroad Street, Edgefield, SC 29824
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Civil Process Division
The Civil Process is composed of Civil Process Officers and Court Security.
Civil Process
Sheriff's Deputies in the Civil Process Division have the daunting tasks of serving papers (lawsuits, child support, divorce, executions, subpoenas, etc.) throughout Edgefield County's 502 square miles. Process servers operate morning, afternoon, evening, and some weekends to complete service to the appropriate individual.
Court Security
The Civil Process Division is also responsible for providing security during Family Court and General Sessions Court at the Edgefield County Courthouse. They are supervisors over inmate escorts, person and property checks at the front and rear access areas, as well as overall courtroom security.
Other Duties
The deputies in Civil Process also respond to regular road patrol calls to assist the regular patrol officers when calls are over the normal call volume.

Civil Process Fees are determined by the SC Code of Laws, 1976, as amended, Section 23-19-10.




Summons / Complaint                        

Summons / Petition                            

Claim & Delivery                                 

Writs of Assistance                             


Mechanics Lien                                  


Distress Warrants                               

Orders of Seizure                               



Summons for Arbitration                     

Additional Cost                                 

(after two attempts for service)            

Use of copier, per copy                       

Records Check / Background


***Summons / Complaint and/or Family Court documents fee may be waved ONLY IF an In Forma Pauperis (indigent client) form is submitted.***

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