McLennan County's Hot Check Department is a division of the District
Attorney’s office that provides services to investigate,
collect and prosecute worthless checks AT NO EXPENSE
is a FREE SERVICE to victims of hot check crimes.
We are able to use the criminal court system to have restitution paid on hot checks,
identify and punish check writers, and avert additional crimes.
Our office is able to accept complaints of criminal conduct directly from
the victims. Persons accused of hot check writing may face criminal charges of Theft.
A warrant can be issued for the accused’s arrest, and a case may
be filed in court.
Hot Check Department
219 North 6th Street
Waco, TX 76701
McLennan County Courthouse Annex
Building, 2nd floor.
Public Entrance at 501 Washington, Waco, TX, facing Washington. Access to the Annex
is through the walkway on the 3rd floor of the courthouse. Handicap access
is through the alley between the courthouse and annex buildings.
(254) 757- 5022 (automated system)
(254) 757 - 5052 (direct ring)
(254) 757 - 5076 (fax)
Monday through Friday
8:00 am to 4:00 pm, dropbox
available until 5:00 p.m.
Closed on County Holidays