Deputy Rhonda Reiter and Deputy Jody Royster are presently serving as the Civil Deputies in Ottawa County. It is their responsibility to maintain the flow of all paperwork issued by the courts to the Sheriff’s Office.

All indictments, summons, warrants and extradition papers are filed through the Civil Division of the Sheriff’s Office. Deputies assure these papers are served in a timely manner and are returned to the court system properly. They are also responsible for collecting and recording any Sheriff’s fees generated by the service of this paperwork. They maintain daily contact with the Ottawa County Common Pleas Court, Ottawa County Probate and Juvenile Courts and the Ottawa County Municipal Court.

The Civil Division can be reached at 419-734-6824 and by fax at 419-734-6876.