Writ Service

The Writ Division is responsible for the delivery of all documents delivered to the Sheriff's Office for service upon Litigants in a legal action.

There are currently 11 deputies assigned to this division.

In addition to service of legal documents, this division is responsible for the service of Writs of Execution (sheriff sale or personal property), Writs of Possession (eviction of persons or businesses from real estate) and the enforcement of miscellaneous court orders issued through Common Pleas Court such as Writs of Seizure (the seizing of property.)

If you are unsure of what legal paperwork deputies are attempting to serve, please visit the Department of Court Records Filings page.


DISTRICT 1 Sergeant Neil Hall 412-350-3267
DISTRICT 2 Deputy Joe Thomas 412-350-3214
DISTRICT 3 Deputy Ryan Abbott 412-350-1544
DISTRICT 4 Deputy Casey McDougal 412-350-3217
DISTRICT 5 Deputy Mike Frost 412-350-1547
DISTRICT 6 Deputy Dan Macioce 412-350-3216
DISTRICT 7 Deputy Ben Flood 412-350-1546
DISTRICT 8 Deputy Jonathan Monaco 412-350-3215
DISTRICT 9 K9 Deputy Jeff Belback 412-350-1545
DISTRICT 10 Deputy Sean Green 412-350-3218
DISTRICT 11 Deputy Shane Brunner 412-350-3219

All district Deputies are available by phone from 8:30AM - 9:30AM, Monday through Friday. However, they are available to check their voicemail at any time. If they do not answer, please leave a message and the Deputy will return your call as soon as they can.


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Allegheny County Sheriff's Office
Sheriff Kevin M. Kraus
436 Grant Street
Courthouse, 111
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone - 412.350.4700 | Fax - 412.350.6388

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