Sheriff's Office

Civil Section

Sarah Wilson
Administrative Supervisor
Main Phone: (775) 328-3310

 

Due to COVID-19 concerns, our lobby is closed until further notice.  
ALL CIVIL DOCUMENTS FOR SERVICE ARE ACCEPTED BY APPOINTMENT ONLY


Additionally, at this time we highly recommend that those individuals seeking services call the Civil Section at 775-328-3310 for a quote of applicable service fees and submit their documents with the proper form of payment (cashier's check or money order) to the Civil Section via mail (address located below).

As mandated by state statute the Civil Section is responsible for the service of process in civil and criminal cases throughout Washoe County. 

Documents for service must be submitted, in person, or mailed to the Civil Section.  We do not accept any electronically transmitted documents or requests for service through our website. We do not validate or authenticate any documents.  Improperly prepared paperwork is not our responsibility.  Service requests without proper payment or instructions will be returned. 
 
Physical & Mailing Address:
Washoe County Sheriff’s Office
Attn: Civil Section
911 Parr Boulevard
Reno, Nevada 89512
(775) 328-3310
 
THIS OFFICE IS PROHIBITED FROM GIVING LEGAL ADVICE.
 
SERVICE PROCEDURES
SERVICE CHARGE SCHEDULE