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You do not have to open your door.
You can tell the person that you are not comfortable opening the door - that you are not avoiding service buy you would appreciate meeting him at the sheriff's office or ask him to bring the sheriff with him next time
The only thing that you need to be aware of is if he is trying to serve a summons and you do not accept it, he can return it as "avoidance" and the hearing will still commence without you and a finding against you can still be made
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Person again came pounding on our door again. We left a note per your instructions asking for identification and phone number so we arrange meeting at local police station. He scribbled a note "That is not possible. just open the door. Call our office E L Johnson XXX-XXX-XXXX"
I googled E L Johnson - it is supposibly a private investigator firm. No business card. Can't meet at local police station. While here, he has blocked our ingress and egress with his vehicle. What do you recommend we should do?
I suggest you call your local sheriff and report this man as a trespasser
And they will come and then you can see who he is.
Seems as though he is a private process server and probably wants to serve you with a summer