Civil Division

The Civil Division cannot offer legal advice.


Phone: (509) 477-4772


Due to staffing issues, the Sheriff's Civil Unit hours will change to the following until further notice. 

In-person lobby hours of operation                                                                                       Monday through Friday 10:00am to 3:30pm

Closed from Noon to 1:00pm 

CLOSED Weekends and Holidays

Available by phone Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm

The Civil Division of the Sheriff’s Office serves legal documents throughout Spokane County, enforces orders by the directive of the courts, performs evictions, and holds sales of real and personal property.

The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office serves protection orders for the Unincorporated areas of Spokane County and the City of Spokane Valley.

City Police agencies are responsible for serving protection orders to individuals living within their city limits. For service of protection orders within the city limits of Spokane, Liberty Lake, Airway Heights, Cheney and EWU, please contact the applicable agency:

  • Spokane Police Department - 509-625- 4100
  • Liberty Lake PD - 509-755-1140
  • Airway Heights PD - 509-244-3707
  • Cheney PD - 509-498-9235
  • EWU - 509-359-6054


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