Vacant Property Check
Property checks are available to Van Buren County citizens who will be away from their homes, businesses, or other facilities for extended periods of time. Deputies will periodically check the exterior of the premises. This service is offered to deter potential burglars while your premise is unoccupied.
The check will include a walkthrough of the home's exterior check for:
If any issues are found, the owner and/or emergency contact will be notified, and an appropriate response determined.
This service is available to unoccupied properties only.
- If this location is occupied, complete the Extra Patrol Form.
- Security checks must be submitted ten days prior to departure date to allow for proper scheduling.
- If your plans change and you return home ahead of schedule, please notify the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office at 269-657-2006 so the home security checks can be stopped.
What Should I do Before I Leave?
Take these recommended actions before your trip: