Local Government Tools

Sheriffs' & Constables' Fees – 2005

December 2004

POLK COUNTY

Other Than Justice Courts:
Citation $ 75.00
Citation by Publication $ 75.00
Citation by Scire Facias $ 75.00
Injunction $ 75.00
Notice by Public Posting $ 25.00
Notice by Publication $ 75.00
Notice of Trustee's Sale $ 25.00
Notice to Take Deposition $ 75.00
Order $ 75.00
Order of Sale $ 75.00
Precept to Serve $ 75.00
Subpoena $ 75.00
Subpoena Duces Tecum $ 75.00
Summons $ 75.00
Temporary Restraining Order $ 75.00
Temporary Protective Order $ 75.00
Execution $ 125.00
Writ of Restitution $ 125.00
Writ of Attachment $ 125.00
Writ of Garnishment $ 125.00
Writ of Habeas Corpus $ 125.00
Writ of Possession $ 125.00
Writ of Sequestration $ 125.00
Offense Reports $ 10.00
Justice Courts:
Citation $ 60.00
Citation by Publication $ 60.00
Citation by Scire Facias $ 60.00
Injunction $ 60.00
Notice by Publication $ 60.00
Order of Sale $ 60.00
Subpoena $ 60.00
Subpoena Duces Tecum $ 60.00
Summons $ 60.00
Temporary Restraining Order $ 60.00
Temporary Protective Order $ 60.00
Forcible Entry & Detainer $ 60.00
Distress Warrant $ 100.00
Execution $ 75.00
Writ of Restitution $ 75.00
Writ of Attachment $ 75.00
Writ of Garnishment $ 75.00
Writ of Habeas Corpus $ 75.00
Writ of Possession $ 75.00
Writ of Sequestration $ 75.00
Additional Charges:
Process by Certified Mail
(Mail Charge)
$ 10.00
Offense Reports
(Insurance Companies)
$ 10.00
All Other Copies (per page) $ 1.00
Clearance Letter $ 10.00
Fingerprint FET/2 cards (Charged for Texas Handgun Permit Only) $ 10.00
All Writs (Unless fee mandated by state) $ 125.00
Collecting money on an execution of an order of sale,
when the same is made by a sale:
  for the first $200.00 or less, 10 percent;
  for all sums over $200.00 and not exceeding $1,000.00, 7 percent;
  for all sums over $1,000.00 and not exceeding $5,000.00, 5 percent;
  for all sums over $5,000.00, 3 percent.
When the money is collected by the sheriff without a sale, half of the above rates
shall be allowed him.
All service of documents not specified, the fee for each citation, notice or other paper
covered under this fee schedule shall be assessed any time the citation, notice or
other paper is re-issued.
$ 75.00
Expense for providing the services incident to unsuccessful
service is set at the same cost for actual service (Local Government Code 118.131).
Address: Sheriff, 1733 North Washington,
Livingston, Texas 77351, phone 936-327-6810.