Civil Division

Division Sections 

The McKinley County Sheriff's Office Civil Division currently consists of 2 different sections.

These sections are:

  • Civil Processes
  • Court Security


Sergeant Salina Brown

Deputy Ben Benally

Deputy James Sanchez

Deputy Gilbert Padilla

Administrative Assistant Maticia Roanhorse

Civil Process Section

This section is responsible for the Service of Civil Processes, Evictions, Carrying out Pre and Post-Judgement Remedies as well as the execution of any other Orders that the Courts deem necessary. The Civil Section will serve an area of 5,455 sq. miles for a population of over 78,708.

Court Section

Assigned to work in District Court proceedings held in McKinley County. Duties include handling prisoners, protection of Court Officials, Jurors and Witnesses and carrying out any other Orders of the Court.