Please review the information below to help assist you with our most FAQ's. For all other non-emergency sheriff’s office questions, please call 812-462-3226 Ext. 5, Monday thru Friday 8am-4pm excluding the lunch hour from 12pm-1pm.

Background Checks In person checks need to can be completed Tuesday – Thursday, between 8a-4p (excluding Noon – 1p).

Copies of accident reports – Please go to to purchase an accident report, or by calling 1-866-215-2771 Option 1.

Copies of incident/case reports Email to request a copy of incident report.  Email shall contain:

  • Your full name
  • Phone Number
  • Date of incident
  • Case/Incident number (Case number should be similar to “21VCSO-00355”)

Gun Permits Can now be managed by phone, you do not need to visit our office. Please call 812-462-3226 between 8a-4pm (excluding Noon-1p).

Tax Warrantspayment of a tax warrant can made by either going online to the website, select the search option under make a payment and search Vigo County, and select option 8570, or a payment can be mailed directly to the sheriff’s office at 600 W. Honey Creek Dr. Terre Haute, Indiana 47802.