Status Check - Click to view the list of papers received by the Sheriff's Office in the last sixty days.  This list is updated frequently and should make it easier for attorneys and the public to check the status.  When you open the page, you can use Ctrl-F to search for a case number or name.


Fee Information - Fees to serve a summons are based on the number of miles from the courthouse.  This link will show you the fees to serve papers in Adams county.


The Adams County Sheriff’s Office is open during normal business hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday to serve the public. The phone number is 217-277-2209.


Papers for service are brought into the Sheriff’s Office by courier delivery, U.S. Mail, the filing attorney or the plaintiff/petitioner.


For mail delivery please send to:

Adams County Sheriff’s Office
Attn: Civil Process
521 Vermont St

Quincy, IL 62301



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