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Civil Enforcement Bureau

The Role of the Enforcement Bureau

The Civil Enforcement Bureau 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 Deputy Sheriffs assigned to this section also enforce Penal Law, Criminal Procedure Law, and Vehicle Traffic Law. The Civil Enforcement Bureau's law enforcement role encompasses all of the ten townships that comprise Suffolk County. 

The Civil Enforcement Bureau is located at:

360 Yaphank Avenue

Yaphank, NY 11980



Looking for Civil Bureau assistance? Click the links below to get more information.

General Information: (631) 852-5600

Evictions: (631) 852-5621

Property Executions: (631) 852-5627

Income Execution | Wage Garnishment: (631) 852-5623

Real Property Seizures: (631) 852-5613 or (631) 852-5616

Bankruptcy: (631) 852-5613 or (631) 852-5616

Orders to Show Cause: (631) 852-5613 or (631) 852-5616

Summonses & Warrants: (631) 852-5617

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