Monmouth County News

Monmouth County Debuts New Free Service to Detect Property Fraud

34037fb40d47c426f0c4_Christine_Giordano_Hanlon.jpg
The new Property Fraud Alert will enable users in Monmouth to proactively respond to potentially fraudulent activity involving their property, says Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon. Credits: Courtesy of Monmouth County Clerk's Office
34037fb40d47c426f0c4_Christine_Giordano_Hanlon.jpg

FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County property owners can now have their names and properties monitored through a new Monmouth County system to combat property fraud.

Under the recently launched Property Fraud Alert system, subscribers to the free service will be notified when names they have submitted to the alert system are used in any recording activities within Monmouth County Clerk’s Office.

“Property fraud is considered a growing trend,” Monmouth County Clerk Christine Giordano Hanlon said. “The new Property Fraud Alert will enable users in Monmouth County to proactively respond to potentially fraudulent activity involving their property.”

Sign Up for E-News

The service is quick and easy to sign up for, and provides extra peace of mind to property owners, Hanlon said, adding that subscribers can choose whether to receive the alerts by e-mail or over the phone.”

Monmouth County property owners can subscribe to the free alert system by visiting the Property Fraud Alert system online at PropertyFraudAlert.com, or on the phone by calling 1-800-728-3858.

In order to subscribe, property owners must choose “Monmouth County, NJ” from the drop-down menu and provide their name or business name. Property owners may register additional names free of charge to cover common misspellings.

A subscriber can easily verify the information received via an alert and view the actual document that was recorded by visiting the Monmouth County Open Public Record Search website at oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us, or by calling the Property Fraud Alert call center at 1-800-728-3858. The call center is available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

For more information, call the Monmouth County Clerk’s Office at 732-431-7324, ext. 8909 or e-mail CountyClerk@co.monmouth.nj.us.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Belmar/Lake Como

Upcoming Events

Tue, May 22, 1:00 PM

Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical, Red Bank

Understanding Memory Loss

Carousel_image_20621dbd3259fcc03e63_pinkribbon

Wed, May 23, 6:00 PM

Taylor Pavilion, Belmar

In the Pink: A Program about Well-Health for Women

Carousel_image_764314da7a0371aabf9e_pirateday

Sat, June 2, 9:00 AM

Eighth Avenue Beach Playground, Belmar

RESCHEDULED: Belmar Pirate Day Treasure Hunt

Carousel_image_ee3b903f652168aec49f_belmaryardsalespring2018__2_

Sat, June 2, 9:00 AM

Sun, June 3 9:00 AM Rain or Shine, REGISTRATION DEADLINE: MAY 28

Belmar Spring Yard Sale

Carousel_image_b1a6c47aa5bd2064444a_lakecomoyardsale__2_

Sat, June 2, 9:00 AM

Sun, June 3 9:00 AM Rain or Shine, REGISTRATION DEADLINE: MAY 25

10th Annual Lake Como Yard Sale

Carousel_image_d910ca4289e03130c44b_bbppiratewalk2018

Sun, June 10, 12:00 PM

Pyanoe Plaza (starting location), Belmar

Belmar Pirate Walk

Host an International Exchange Student

May 19, 2018

 

EF High School Exchange Year announces annual search for student exchange host families in communities across the New Jersey

 

CAMBRIDGE, MA — EF High School Exchange Year has kicked off its annual nationwide search for caring host families to welcome exchange students into their homes, including 20 students to place in New Jersey. 

Last year, EF connected more ...

Belmar and Lake Como

May 11, 2018

Belmar Police Department reported the following arrests occurred in Belmar and Lake Como from April 1, 2018 to April 28, 2018.

BELMAR

Ryan Miles, 33, of Belmar was charged with contempt on an outstanding warrant after his arrest on April 1 on Route 35 by Police Officer Patrick McGill.

Lisa Perrault, 49, of Long Branch was arrested on 16th Avenue on April 6 by Police Officer Patrick ...

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May 14, 2018

With warmer weather and sunny skies on the horizon, it is important to remember that skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Skin cancer can greatly affect quality of life, and it can be disfiguring and even deadly. There are approximately 5.4 million cases of skin cancer diagnosed annually. Luckily, Skin Cancer Awareness Month provides a great time  to educate ...

Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Eggs Spreads with 1 Reported Case in New Jersey

May 13, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC — One New Jersey resident is among 35 people in nine states infected with salmonella linked to eggs produced by a farm in Hyde County, N.C., according to an update by the Food & Drug Administration. 

Some 207 millions eggs were voluntarily recalled in April by Rose Acre Farms of Seymour, Ind., because they have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella ...