Allen County Prosecuting Attorney
Bad Check Restitution Program

Karen E. Richards, Prosecuting Attorney

 

Filing a Report: Step by Step

 

Introduction

Filing A Report

Why it Works

Eligibility

Acceptance Tips

Form Download

File Check(s) Online

Contact Us

Merchant Login

 

 

  1. Make personal contact with the check writer; if you are unsuccessful, send a statutory notice via U.S. Certified Mail. The check writer has 10 days to respond and remit payment. Sample Statutory Notice.

  2. If you do not hear from the check writer or receive payment, click on “form download” for a printable bad check crime report form or go to sign up to file a check(s) online or if your already have a login click here to file your check on line with the program.

  3. Fill out the crime report form, attach originals or legal copies including front and back of checks (you retain photocopies) and all supporting documents such as certified mail, return receipt or undelivered letter, copy of the "statutory notice," and mail to the address listed below:

Victim Services, Inc. Mail Processing
Allen County Prosecuting Attorney
Bad Check Restitution Program
P.O. Box 441368
Indianapolis, IN 46244-1368

(postal address only)

If you do not receive restitution within 90 days, contact the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney Bad Check Restitution Program at 1-866-286-1457.