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Sheriff's Office

Hon. Brian E. Lewis,  - Sheriff

555 Bay Rd Dover, DE 19901

(302) 736-2161 / Fax: (302) 736-2164

Email:  sheriff@co.kent.de.us


Office Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm Mon.- Fri.


Mission Statement: 

It shall be the mission of the Kent County Sheriff’s Office to provide proficient professional services with a commitment to partnering with the State of Delaware and U.S District Courts through serving legal notices when prompted to do so by court order. This will be done in strict compliance and in accordance with the  Delaware Code through Honest, Ethical and Professional Services to the Community it Serves. The Sheriff’s Office is devoted to our profession and strive to maintain the highest level of public trust while developing our organization to meet the present and future needs of our diverse community.

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The function of the Sheriff's Office  is to service Kent County by performing many functions for the State of Delaware Courts (Superior Court, Court of Common Pleas, District Courts and Court in Chancery) and U.S. Courts.  The Sheriff's Office serves legal notices (subpoenas, levies, summons, etc.)  Additionally, the Sheriff's Office sells real estate in accordance with the Delaware Code.


**In the event that a scheduled Sheriff Sale is canceled due to inclement weather, sales of the scheduled properties will be moved to the following month. 

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