Message From The Sheriff
Keith Schmidt  ( read  )
Emergency: 911
24 Hrs Non-Emergency:
(830) 672-6524
(830) 672-6362
Crime Tips:
(830) 672-8477
1713 E Sarah DeWitt Dr
Gonzales, TX 78629
Administrative Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Civil Process Information

The Gonzales County Sheriff's Office Civil Process Deputy carries out the Sheriff's statutory responsibilities for the service of process and execution of writs. These judicial process documents originate from the courts, governmental agencies and private attorneys throughout Texas and the Unites States. As a result, please be aware that only an attorney is allowed to give legal advice, not the Sheriff.


Civil process includes handling and serving legal papers and court documents such as:

  • summons
  • dissolutions of marriage
  • subpoena
  • restraining order
  • foreclosure
  • eviction
  • protection order
  • judgement


Sheriff's Fees - How much for service fees?

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