Hot Check Amnesty Week
POSTED: Monday, April 27, 2009 - 7:04am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 2:23pm
The amnesty period runs from Monday, April 27 through Friday May 1, 2009.
Amnesty Week for hot check writers begins today. The amnesty period runs from Monday, April 27 through Friday May 1, 2009. More than 3,200 people are on the hot check writer warrant list. Individuals who pay their outstanding balances during the Amnesty Week will avoid arrests during an upcoming county-wide arrest warrant round-up. Hot check writers can also avoid the payment of various fees, such as court costs, attorney fees, and the cost of posting a bond. Payments can be made at the El Paso County Attorney's Office on the 5th floor of the County Courthouse. For more information contact the El Paso County Attorney's Office at 546-2051.