St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office Louisiana















St. Tammany Parish Sheriff - Sheriff Jack Strain Jr.


The Civil Division of the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office processes all court papers requiring judicial service. These include service for both Criminal and Civil cases. Other duties of the Civil Division include:

- Sheriff Sales of movable and immovable property seized by court order resulting from suits filed with the Clerk of Court. These occur on Wednesdays at .

- The collection of all garnishment payments decreed by the courts.

 The revenue generated from fees and commissions through this department assist in the daily operations of St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Department.

The Civil Division has an office staff located in the Covington Justice Center and a field staff of process servers serving the East and West sides of the parish from offices in Covington and the Sheriff’s Administration Building in Slidell.

For the convenience of our business and residential clients, all information relating to process service and items included in our Sheriff Sales can be accessed online at

Weekly Sheriff Sales and general customer service needs can be handled in person at our office located at:

St. Tammany Parish Justice Center
701 N. Columbia St.
Covington, LA

(Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm)

Payments and correspondence can be mailed to:
Civil Department
Parish of St. Tammany
P.O. Box 1120
Covington, LA 70434

Contact Information:
Office Lines: 985-809-8236
Fax: 985-809-8286










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