Filing a Report: Step by Step
personal contact with the check writer; if you are unsuccessful,
send a courtesy notice via U.S. Certified Mail. The check writer has 10 days
to respond and remit payment. Sample
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 file check(s) online to electronically file your check online with the program.
out the crime report form, attach originals (you retain photocopies)
of all checks and notification documents, such as return receipts
and bank notices and mail to:
Victim Services, Inc. Mail Processing
Bad Check Restitution Program
P.O. Box 1417
Lancaster, PA 17608-1417
(postal address only)
you do not receive restitution within 120 days,
Lancaster County District Attorney Bad Check Restitution Program at (866) 286-1435.