Elkhart County Sheriff's Office

Administration Lobby Closed

March 30, 2020


Elkhart- For the safety of our staff and the community, due to COVID-19, the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office is closing the Administration lobby until further notice, effective today, March 30, 2020. The general public will not be allowed inside the Administration building.  In-person services for Records will be by appointment only. Please call 574-891-2300; Option 2, followed by Option 1.  Our staff will assist you in determining whether an appointment is needed or if your request can be processed via fax or e-mail.  For questions about the Sex and Violent Offender registry, contact (574) 891-2347. A follow-up announcement will be provided when the Administration lobby re-opens to the general public. 

Services available on our website:

Criminal History: http://www.elkhartcountysheriff.com/divisions/administrative-services/criminal-history-report/

Gun Permit Information: http://www.elkhartcountysheriff.com/resources/gun-permit-information/

Report a Crime: http://www.elkhartcountysheriff.com/resources/report-a-crime/

Crash Reports: https://www.buycrash.com/

Tax Warrants: http://www.elkhartcountysheriff.com/resources/tax-warrants1/


The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office greatly appreciates your flexibility and continued support.