Victim Notification

The Ohio VINE system is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their inmate and to register to receive telephone and e-mail notification when the inmate’s custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for the Ohio VINE system is 1-800-770-0192. This service is provided to assist Victims of Crime who have a right to know about their inmate's custody status.

You may also register for notification from Ohio VINE – Ohio’s Victim Information and Notification Everyday service from the internet. Please choose either the Ohio site or the national map.