One of the duties of Sheriff’s Offices across the state of North Carolina is serving court documents, which is also known as civil process.The Civil Process Division at the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office serve documents such as summons, writs of possession, foreclosures, executions, claim and deliveries, subpoenas, restraining orders, child custody orders, show cause orders and child support warrants. Lt. Courtney Mumm is head of our Civil Process Division and supervises a staff of 22. She is assisted by Sgt. James Hammond and Sgt. Shawn Wildes.