File a Complaint

Ways you can report to us

If you suspect fraud, waste or abuse, you can contact the Office of Inspector General in the following ways:

By telephone
or fax
312-603-3424 Confidential OIG Hotline
312-603-9676 Confidential OIG Fax
Online Email OIG at  or
Complete the online complaint form
In writing Inspector General of the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County
69 West Washington, Suite 2500
Chicago, Illinois 60602
In person Inspector General
69 West Washington, 25th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60602

Complete the following information to securely submit an online complaint. If you would rather submit your complaint in-person, via fax or by mail, download a complaint form.

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Complaint Information
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If you answered "no" to the above question, please be aware that our office lacks the authority to review or investigate your complaint and the complaint will not be submitted.
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