The Carbon County Sheriff's Office has a wide variety
of duties and responsibilities. The office is responsible for
and physical security in Carbon County.
The office serves civil process, writs of execution, Bench Warrants and any other properly filed civil
process. Conducting Sheriff Sales of Real Estate and Personal Property
are also functions that the office performs.
The Sheriff is also responsible for the safe and
secure transfer of prisoners to all court appearances or other prisons.
In the summer of 2002, the office began doing compliance
checks on local merchants that sell tobacco products to ensure that
they are in compliance with state law that prohibits sales of tobacco
products to anyone under 18 years of age.
Service fees for service of Civil Process are set
according to the number of defendants to be served and their location.
Please call our office for costs.
Real Estate Executions
(transactions) require a $2000.00 deposit
Personal Property Executions
(transactions) require a $200.00 deposit
with the Levy
Interrogatories require a $100.00 deposit.
P.O. Box 147
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
(570) 325-7860 Fax
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Dwight L. Nothstein
Joseph V. Hager, Chief Deputy