Services & Fees

  • Courthouse security and transportation of inmates to and from court
  • Service of criminal and civil papers, garnishments, notice to vacates, and Ex Partes
  • Enforce the laws of the State of Missouri and County of Perry
  • Warrant service and transportation of inmates to and from other agencies
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  • Conduct criminal investigations, compliance checks, and criminal ruse projects
  • Assist with search and rescue operations
  • Assist with other agencies (Federal, State, and local)
  • Coordinate operations for natural and man-made disasters
  • Provide services for local events (East Perry Fair and County Picnics)

Fees Charged by the Sheriff's Office for Service of Papers

Amount of Fee
Notice to Vacate $35
Civil Summon $35
Civil Subpoena $25
Garnishments $35

Effective February 1, 2019, there is a minimum mileage charge of $5 for all papers. Any mileage over the $5 minimum will be charge at the rate of $0.58 a mile. When submitting payment, please submit a $35 check and any additional mileage will be billed to you.

If you have questions about paper service at the Perry County Sheriff's Office. Please feel free to contact Patti Taylor at (573) 547-4576 or you can email at Perry County Sheriff's Office.