This division is responsible for processing legal actions filed in the District Court, collecting garnishments and the seizure and sale of properties.  Our Civil Department compiled 185 items for Sheriff's Sales with over 70 properties being sold in 2016. 

This office was also responsible for collecting over $3,400,000 in debt recovery and collected garnishments in the amount of $187,217 in 2016.


The Tax Division of the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office is responsible for the collection of property taxes in Acadia Parish.  In 2016, $29,067,450 was collected and disbursed according to law.  This office is also responsible for calculating and disbursing state revenue sharing and the collection of Occupational License fees for the Acadia Parish Police Jury.

For more information:

Civil:  337.788.8715

Tax:  337.788.8750