Sumner County, KS
Darren Chambers, Sheriff
Sumner County Sheriff's Office
610 E. Hillside
Wellington, KS 67152
Civil Process Division-Sheriff Sales
Mortgage Foreclosure Sales ie; Sheriff Sales are held at the request of an attorney representing a
client (Lien Holder) who has a financial interest in a particular piece of real property,
These sales are held by Orders of the Court and take place on the first floor of the Sumner County
Courthouse at 10 AM on Fridays.
Notice of sales are advertised in the local newspapers giving the exact date & times and legal
description of the property being sold. The Sheriff's Office does not have a listing of properties to be
sold. Check these publications: Legal Record of Sumner County is the Wellington Daily News.
The public is invited to all sales held and anyone may bid. Sales will be awarded to the highest
successful bidder. The funds must be paid by the successful bidder, at the time of the sale. Funds
must be cash or certified funds. No personal checks or money orders accepted. All taxes owed on the
property are due at time of sale. There is a 60 to 90 day redemption period where the original owner
can redeem the property, meaning, the successful bidder will not receive deed to or possession of the
property during that time and that if redeemed their money will be returned my the District Court.
AREA LAW ENFORCEMENT