The Warrant/Civil Unit processes, serves and maintains all local warrants and assists other counties with serving their warrants locally. Other responsibilities of this unit include placing and releasing holds with the GA Department of Corrections and arranging felony extraditions.
The Warrant/Civil Unit also serves and maintains all civil processes for the county, as well as all evictions, TPOs, patient transports for mental evaluations, court-ordered stand-bys, Levy FI FA's, and Sheriff Sales. This division serves all court and private subpoenas.
The Warrant/Civil Unit coordinates its efforts with the Cherokee County Justice Center, District Attorney's office, Solicitor's office, Probation offices, Department of Juvenile Justice, Department of Corrections as well as local and out-of-state law enforcement agencies.
The following links are provided to answer common questions:
Requirements for Civil Service by Cherokee Sheriff's Office
FiFa Collection Procedures
Landlord Eviction Guidelines
If you have additional questions you may email Lieutenant Cheryl Carmody or call her at (678) 493-4251.