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Tipton County, Indiana

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Prosecutor's Office


The Tipton County Prosecutor’s Office represents the State of Indiana in all felony and misdemeanor criminal prosecutions resulting from crimes committed within Tipton County. The primary function of the office is reviewing all case files submitted to the office by law enforcement and deciding whether criminal charges should be filed, and then prosecuting those cases.

Other responsibilities of the Prosecutor’s Office include:

  • Overseeing The Indiana Child Support Program (Establishing Paternity; Establishing And Enforcing Support Orders)
  • Prosecuting Traffic Citations/Tickets
  • Bad Check Program
  • Supervising Grand Jury Proceedings
  • Diversion/Deferral Program


Mission Statement

“It is the mission of the Tipton County Prosecutor’s Office to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Tipton County by providing justice professionally, effectively, and efficiently”.

— Jay D. Rich

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  • Print out a Deferral Application to Mail in
    If you are unable to submit your Deferral Application online, please print out and send filled out Application to Tipton Prosecutor's Office, Attn: Sara, 101 E. Jefferson Street, 4th Floor, Tipton, IN 46072.
  • Protective Orders
    If you are wanting a Protective Order, please fill out paperwork in the Tipton County Clerk's Office, located on the 3rd floor of the Courthouse. Contact the Tipton County Clerk with any questions.

Contact Us

Prosecutor's Office
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101 E Jefferson St
4th Floor
Tipton, IN 46072
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  • Phone: (765) 675-2968
  • Fax: (765) 675-7875
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  • Office Hours:
    M, Th, F 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Closed from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. daily

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