Worthless Checks

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Worthless Check Program Returning to the New Hanover County District Attorney’s Office

Beginning June 1, 2017, the ADR Center will no longer accept new worthless check packets.

Merchants (receiver of worthless check) with checks received prior to May 31st in the ADR Center’s worthless check program will continue to work with the ADR Center to process those cases.

Starting June 1st, all new worthless checks will be administered by the New Hanover County District Attorney’s Office. Merchants wishing to collect on worthless checks may go to the District Attorney’s Office during office hours which will be held on Fridays from 1:00-4:00pm.