Civil Division

Division Sections


The McKinley County Sheriff's Office Civil Division currently consists of 2 different sections.
These sections are:
  • Civil Processes
  • Court Security

Staff


This Division is under the Civil Division of the McKinley County Sheriff's Office which is led by Under Sheriff Paul Lucero. The Civil Division is directly supervised by Lieutenant Rocky Klein. There are a total of 6 full-time Court Deputies, 1 Full time armed Court Security, 6 Civil Process Deputies/ Civil paper servers, and 1 Administrative Assistant.

Civil Process Section


The Civil Process Section has 6 full-time Deputies. This section is responsible for the Service of Civil Processes, Evictions, Carrying out Pre and Post-Judgement Remedies as well as the execution of any other Orders that the Courts deem necessary. The Civil Section will serve an area of 5,455 sq. miles for a population of over 78,708.

Court Section


The Court Section consists of 1 full-time Deputy. He is assigned to work in District Court proceedings held in McKinley County. His duties include handling prisoners, protection of Court Officials, Jurors and Witnesses and carrying out any other Orders of the Court.

The court also consists of 6 part time deputies assigned to McKinley County Magistrate Court during court proceedings. Their duties include handling prisoners, protection of Court Officials, Jurors and Witnesses as well as carrying out any other Orders of the Court.