Hancock County Sheriff’s Department Administration

Administration is the place where people can come in to see the Sheriff or his Major. If you
have reported a crime and need to speak with a detective their office’s are located here also.
The Sheriff’s administration is also where you can come and pick up copies of accident reports
or case reports and get gun permits.

Hours of Operation: Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


The cost for reports:

Accidents: $.5.00
Case: $5.00
We do not accept debit cards, credit cards, or checks.

If you have civil papers from out of state you would send them to this office with a check for $12.00. This is the fee the county charges to serve out of state papers. However, if you have papers from Indiana to be served on people who live in our county there is NO CHARGE.

The address to send papers to:

Hancock County Sheriff’s Department
123 East Main Street
Greenfield, IN 46140
Attn: Civil Process

Gun Permits:
If you have a current permit (not yet expired) for lifetime $40.00 Cash for the Department fee due the day
you come to apply and a $60.00 money order for State of Indiana.
If you are NOT current (expired) for lifetime $50.00 Cash for the Department fee due the day
you come to apply and a $75.00 money order for State of Indiana.

If you would like a 4 year permit it is $10.00 Cash for the Department fee due the day
you come to apply and a $30.00 money order for State of Indiana.

We do not accept debit cards, credit cards, or checks.