Investigative Links

by Lt. Vince Cerchio (Ret.)

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SWOP Intel
LEADS Online – Pawnshop
FBI LEEP Info     Logon
National White Collar Crime Center
Internet Crime Complaint Center 
LEADS Data Portal
 & Manuals

CJIS Security Policy
Ohio Crash Reports   BMV Vehicle Color Chart

Cyber Security and Investigation

ISP Contact List
Web and IP Addresses
Network Lookup and Diagnostic Tools
SMS Code Search
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
National Cyber Security Alliance
Multi-State Info Sharing & Analysis

Homeland Security Resources

SOSINK    WebEOC    Raven 911   
Greater Cincinnati Fusion Center
Department of Homeland Security
Ham. Co. EMA Homeland Security
Emergency Response Guidebook
Ham. Co. Emergency Alerts (RAVE)

Inmate & Offender Searches

Ohio   Hamilton   Butler   Clermont
Boone   Campbell   Kenton
Indiana   Dearborn
Federal Inmates
Nationwide Sex Offender Registry
Nationwide Vinelink Offender

Hamilton County Courts

Clerk of Courts Name Search  Login
Ham. Co. Municipal & Common Pleas
Traffic Tickets 
 Def.’s Appearances-Next 7 Days
Case Number Search
Probate Court Marriage & Mental Health Case Search

Laws and Statutes

Ohio Revised Code
Ohio Admin Code & Constitution
Ohio Legislative Services
Kentucky Statues     Indiana Code 
U.S. Code    U.S. Federal Regulations
Library of Congress and Legislation

Court Case Searches

Butler County Clerk of Courts
Clermont County Clerk of Courts
Warren County Clerk of Courts

Kentucky Courts Search for Case #
Kentucky Court Clerks List
State of Indiana Clerks of Courts (all counties)

Case Law

US Supreme Court Opinions  
US 6th Circuit
Supreme Court of Ohio Opinions
Ohio 1st Dist. Appeals Court



Real Property Searches

Hamilton County Prop. Records
Hamilton County Deeds
Butler Co. Prop. Records
Butler Co. Deeds
Clermont Co. Prop. Records
Clermont Co. Deeds
Warren Co. Prop. Records
Warren Co. Deeds

Phone Searches

Anywho Search Number   Find Provider
Whitepages     TLO         ZetX 
Bypass Automated Phone Systems

Address Searches

Real Estate Navigator
Google Maps and Directions
Google Earth   Bing Maps
CAGIS (County Map)


State of Ohio Business Search
Mail Drop Addresses
ZIP Codes 

Google Scholar

Openverse (free stock images, photos)

Google    Bing    Search Engine List 

Vehicle Identification Numbers

 What is a VIN? 
VIN Decoder (NHTSA)
OHLEG VIN Decoder (must be logged in)
VIN Assist – ISO Claimsearch
Boat Hull Identification No. Decoder
D.O.T. Number Carrier Summary

Drug Investigation Page


Research & Training Page

Homeless Shelter Resources and Outreach

When you see homelessness in your community, you can do something to help. Download Street Reach, available for iPhone and Android. Street Reach allows you to respond to homelessness when you see it in your community by sending real-time information to trained specialists who can offer life-saving resources to those in need.

Homeless to Homes Shelter Collaborative

Lighthouse Youth & Family Services Sheakley Center for Youth

Young Adult Shelter

Talbert House

Substance Abuse Treatment Facility

City Gospel Mission

Men’s Faith-Based Shelter

Shelterhouse: Esther Marie Hatton Center for Women

 Women-Only Shelter

Shelterhouse: David and Rebecca Barron Center for Men 

Safe & Step-Up Shelter for Men



Last Updated 07/03/2023                                                           ©2023