From the Cook County Recorder of Deeds; Please share with your residents:
Property and recording fraud is one of the fastest growing white-collar crimes. Fraudsters often target paid-for homes that have no mortgage, usually owned by and elderly person who may have no heirs, and file forged ownership document with a county recorder. Shield your property against fraud! The Cook County Recorder of Deeds is offering a free property fraud alert. Sign up today at http://www.cookcountypropertyfraudalert.com.