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Places that Help: Arizona

Sheriff Departments

Updated: 
March 24, 2015

Before a protection order can take effect, it must be served upon the abuser. In most states, protection orders are served by the sheriff department. You can contact the clerk of the court in the court that issued your order to find out the procedure for service if you are unsure. For a list of Arizona courts, check the AZ Courthouse Locations page on our site. Listed below are telephone numbers and addresses for sheriff departments in Arizona, as gathered by the Arizona Sheriffs’ Association.

Apache

Cochise

Coconino

Gila

Graham

Greenlee

La Paz

Maricopa

Mohave

Navajo

Pima

Pinal

Santa Cruz

Yavapai

Yuma