Register of Deeds office installs fraud alert program

LAKE COUNTY — The Lake County Register of Deeds office recently became a beta test site for a new Deketo software development fraud alert program.

Deketo, based in Traverse City, specializes in the development and support of land records software for county register of deeds offices. It also provides vital records software for county clerk offices.

This new program will allow the Register of Deeds office to notify subscribers if any activity has occurred in land records connected with their name.

To subscribe to the program, send the following information to the Lake County Register of Deeds: Subscriber name, email, phone number, mailing address and parcel ID (if known).