Residential Security Checks

The Sheriff's Office will perform Security Checks of your home while you are away on vacation
or any period of time that your home will be empty.

Click the link for the form print it, fill it out and send it to us by fax or mail.
Residential Security Check Form

  • Send us the Completed Form
  • Fax - 419-424-7078
  • USPS - 200 West Crawford Street, Findlay OH 45840

Article in The Courier newspaper on January 11, 2012

Read The Courier newspaper

Security Checks in county offered

The Hancock County Sheriff's Office says Deputies will perform security checks while residents are on vacation.

Deputies will look for suspicious activity on the property to help deter home burglaries, said Sheriff Michael Heldman.

The checks occur daily while Deputies are out on patrol, Heldman said.

Those interested can contact the Sheriff's Office and submit a form, he said. The form can also be on on the office's website at, he added.

Deputies checked 31 residences last year.