Civil Enforcement Section

The Civil Enforcement Section of the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office is the enforcement arm of the civil courts.  Its authority lies in the New York State Constitution, the Civil Practice Law and Rules, and the Real Property Law of the State of New York.  The civil actions that are processed by this section include: property executions (for real and personal property), income executions, warrants to remove, any service of process, warrants of arrest, orders of seizure, orders of attachment, service of D.W.I. forfeiture summonses for the County Attorney, closure orders for Health Services and all other orders issued from any civil court.  In addition to civil enforcement, the Deputies assigned to this section also enforce Penal Law, Criminal Procedure Law and Vehicle & Traffic Law.  This section’s law enforcement encompasses all of the ten townships that comprise Suffolk County.

The Civil Enforcement Section is located at:
360 Yaphank Avenue - Suite 1A
Yaphank, NY 11980

The office is open Monday through Friday, from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and is closed on weekends and holidays.

General Information: (631) 852-5600
Evictions: (631) 852-5621
Property Executions: (631) 852-5627
Income Executions/Salary Garnishments: (631) 852-5623
Real Property Seizures/Bankruptcy/Orders to Show Cause: (631) 852-5615 or (631) 852-5616
Summonses/Warrants of Arrest: (631) 852-5617


Pertinent Links:

How to Apply for an Income Execution  

How to Apply for a Property Execution

Mileage and Fee Chart for Suffolk County  UPDATED AS OF JANUARY 2018   

Sale of Real Property Instructions and Certification Form

Warrants of Arrest Enforcement Information