Cook County State's Attorney
Bad Check Restitution Program

Anita Alvarez, State's Attorney



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Click here to: File Check(s) Online
(Online check filing: requires a scanner to upload all checks and 
notification documents, such as return receipts and bank notices.)


 Download Crime Report 
(Online crime report: download form, print out blank form and fill in 
by hand, mail in with all original documents to address listed below.)

Please retain copies of all documents for your records!

Cook County State's Attorney 
Bad Check Restitution Program

P.O. Box A3984
Chicago, IL 60690-3984
(postal address only)

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