Sheriff's Office

Office Info

Office Information
HoursM-F 8:30 - 4:30
Phone570-296-6459
Fax570-296-3564
Internal Extension1270
Address412 Broad Street Suite 5
Milford, PA 18337
  
SheriffKerry Welsh
Mission StatementSheriff

The Pike County Sheriff's Office dedicates itself to professionalism, integrity and honesty while serving the citizens of the county. While maintaining the traditional Sheriff's services this office will continue to expand services in a ever changing world. The most important mission is based on mutual respect and responsibility shared by all the citizens and agencies it serves. Above all protecting the rights and privileges of all persons.

Sheriff's Duties

  • Security for Pike County Offices
  • Courtroom Security
  • Prisoner Transport
  • Civil Process - Evictions, Writs
  • Real Estate Sheriff Sales
  • Civil Complaints Court Issued
  • Protection from Abuse
  • Criminal Warrants
  • Civil Disobedience / Unrest Labor Disputes, etc.
  • D.A.R.E. Drug Prevention Program
  • Triad Senior Citizen Safety Programs
  • Bomb Disposal Unit
  • Member Drug Task Force
  • Member N.E. Terrorist Task Force For Homeland Security
  • Concealed Carry Permits for Pistols

2021 Sheriff's Sales Dates

All sales are held in the St. Patrick's Church Hall located at 200 East High Street, Milford, PA 18337 at 11:00 AM.

  • October 20th
  • November 17th
  • No Sales in December

2022 Sheriff's Sales Dates

  • January 19, 2022
  • February 16, 2022
  • March 16, 2022
  • April 20, 2022
  • May 18, 2022
  • June 22, 2022
  • July 20, 2022
  • August 24, 2022
  • September 21, 2022
  • October 19, 2022
  • November 16, 2022
  • No Sales in December

Sheriff Fee Schedule

Civil Complaints
$300.00 Deposit payable to Sheriff Pike County

1 Copy for each defendant to be served
1 Copy for Sheriff Office file

Appropriate Fees

1 Sheriff Return * for each defendant to be served typed or printed clearly
IF WE CANNOT READ THEM, EVERYTHING WILL BE RETURNED
Self addressed stamped envelope for return
Personal Property

$500.00 Deposit payable to Sheriff Pike County

5 Copies of Writ

Sheriff Return * for each defendant, 1 for the Levy, Garnishee (if required) typed or printed clearly
IF WE CANNOT READ THEM, EVERYTHING WILL BE RETURNED
Correct Amount of Interrogatories for each Garnishee (if required)
Appropriate Fees
Self addressed stamped envelope for return

Real Estate

$2000.00 Deposit payable to Sheriff Pike County

6 Copies of Writ of Execution (Need per diem for interest on writ as well)
1 Copy Notice of Sale (Leave date blank, we will fill in once we get it)
Please put all defendant's names on the same notice.
2 Copies of the 3129 Affidavit
6 Copies of the description of Property (must state whether or not property is improved)
Sheriff Return * for each Defendant (If being personally served) and Posting (we will send returns if you call & request them).

IF WE CANNOT READ THEM EVERYTHING WILL BE RETURNED

Appropriate Fees
Self-addressed stamped envelope for returns
It is your responsibility to serve all lien holders and send us a copy of the affidavit.

ALL SALES ARE HELD IN THE ST. PATRICK'S CHURCH HALL
200 EAST HIGH STREET, MILFORD, PA 18337.

THEY ARE HELD ON WEDNESDAYS AT 11:00 AM AND ARE SCHEDULED ONCE A MONTH FOR A SCHEDULED DATE AFTER OUR OFFICE RECEIVES ALL NECESSARY DOCUMENTS.

NO SALES ARE SET IN ADVANCE!!

ANY PAPERS RECEIVED BY THIS OFFICE WITHOUT THE APPROPRIATE FEES & REQUIREMENTS WILL BE RETURNED!! SERVICE WILL NOT BE MADE WITHOUT THE CORRECT FEES!!