Bad Checks

Deposit Account Fraud/Bad Check matters are handled at the Magistrate Court Criminal Division Building.  The Criminal Division Building is located at 3630 Camp Circle, Decatur, Georgia (see map). The phone number is 404-294-2150.

Applications for citations and warrants should be made at the Clerk’s Office located inside the Magistrate Court Criminal Building between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (except holidays). Please call to schedule a time to submit your application and speak to a judge.

Filing Fees:

Application For Bad Check Citation: $20.00 cash, money order or certified funds only.

Please click the links below to access the application and additional information:

Deposit Account Fraud / Bad Check Guide

Bad Check Application