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Civil Bureau

The Civil Bureau at the Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office specializes in the safe and legal handling of process service court documents. Our process servers are professional and courteous and will serve your paperwork quickly and confidentially.

We cover all of Washtenaw County, including Ann Arbor, Chelsea, Dexter, Milan, Northville, Saline and Ypsilanti.  We also serve the Federal Correctional Institute (FCI) in Milan, the Women’s Huron Valley Correctional Institute (WHV) in Pittsfield Township and certain outlying communities.

Civil Process Service | Landlord/Tenant and Evictions
Law Office Toolkit | Apartment Complex Toolkit 

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For more information, please see our Civil Process Service page.

Foreclosure Sales & Adjournments

The Civil Bureau at Washtenaw County processes property foreclosure sales and adjournments for all of Washtenaw County. Foreclosure sales are held at the 22nd Circuit Court every Thursday at 10 a.m. For more information, including helpful links to community resources, please see our Foreclosure Sales and Adjournments page.

Where to Find Us

WCSO MapWe are located in the main Sheriff’s Office building at 2201 Hogback in the Washtenaw County Service Center on the northeast corner of Washtenaw Avenue and Carpenter Road. Enter from Hogback and turn right into the Service Center. Or, enter from Washtenaw Avenue by St. Luke Lutheran Church, just west of the Glencoe Hills Apartment Complex.



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Civil Bureau

Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office
Civil Bureau
2201 Hogback Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Phone: 734-973-4937
Fax: 734-973-4522

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Monday thru Friday


“The Sheriff’s Office is committed to the provision of quality, cost effective, and efficient public safety services for all of Washtenaw County.”
Sheriff Jerry Clayton

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