Local Government Tools

Sheriffs' & Constables' Fees – 2005

December 2004

BURLESON COUNTY

Notices:
Subpoenas $ 50.00
Summons $ 50.00
Writ of Attachment $ 100.00
Writ of Execution $ 150.00
Writ of Garnishment $ 100.00
Writ of Sequestration $ 100.00
Writ of Possession $ 100.00
Orders of Sale $ 100.00
Forcible Detainer $ 50.00
Service Fees:
Small Claims Citation $ 50.00
Justice Court Citation $ 50.00
All Other Courts' Citations $ 50.00
Other Service Fees:
Civil Stand-By:
  free for first two hours,
  after two hours, per hour
$ 0.00
$ 30.00
Protective/Restraining Orders $ 50.00
Distress Warrant $ 50.00
Turn Over Order with Execution $ 50.00
Notice of Publication $ 50.00
Jury Fee $ 10.00
Posting Notices Required by Law $ 20.00
All Fingerprint Cards Performed
for the Public (Total per person)
$ 10.00
Accident or Offense Reports each $ 5.00
Copies of Sheriff's Log or Documents:
  per hour
per copy (plus material cost)
$ 10.00
$ 1.00
Vehicle or Property Impoundment
Storage Fees (Daily)
Large Vehicles (i.e. Mobile Homes, RVs, etc.) (Daily)
$ 10.00
$ 25.00
Arrest Warrants
Plus per mile charge
$ 50.00
$ 0.30
Criminal Subpoena
Plus per mile charge
$ 5.00
$ 0.30
Evictions $ 10.00
Response to False Alarm
(If more than five false alarms have
  occurred within the proceeding 12 month period)
$ 75.00
Service Commission for Executions and Order of Sale:
 For all sums $0.00 - $200.00, 10 percent;
 For all sums $201.00 - $800.00, 6 percent;
 For all sums $801.00 - $5,000.00, 3 percent;
 For all sums over $5,000.00, 2 percent.
If the above sums are collected without sale,
half of the foregoing rates shall apply.
 
Law Enforcement Estray Programs:
Impoundments:
Large (Cattle, Horses, Ostrich, Etc.)
  first animal
  and each additional animal
Small (Goats, Sheep, Emu, etc.)
  first animal
  and each additional animal
$ 75.00
$ 40.00

$ 40.00
$ 20.00
Boarding And Feeding:
Large per day per animal
Small per day per animal
$ 8.00
$ 5.00
Delivery Charge:
first animal
each additional animal
$ 50.00
$ 25.00
Livestock Penned On Site: After penning animals six times
or more in a three month period,
a fee of $50.00 for the first hour and
$25.00 for each additional hour or fraction.
Collection Fees: For Livestock Claimed By Original Owner: $25.00 each.
Livestock to be placed at Caldwell Auction Barn.
If animal sale is not sufficient to pay expenses,
Burleson County is liable for expenses.
Address: County Clerk, 100 West Buck, Suite 203,
Caldwell, Texas 77836, phone 979-567-2329.