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Criminal Court Records

Criminal records may be searched countywide, statewide or nationwide. Countywide Criminal Arrest Records are searched on-site at the requested county, are generally more accurate and all inclusive of both misdemeanors and felonies for the past ten years. For broader coverage, Statewide Criminal Records cover the entire state but may not include every county in the state and may only return felony charges. For the broadest coverage, Nationwide Criminal Records searches the entire country for recorded felony convictions. Be sure to completely read the criminal records search descriptions and review the coverage areas. For additional guidance on selecting the most appropriate criminal search, refer to the Docusearch Academy articles on the right.

National Criminal Records

Search National Criminal RecordsIdentify Criminal Records Nation Wide

When a National Criminal Records search is performed, a search against all available state resources is conducted. These state resources are not limited in the least, as they contain over 300 million criminal records. These records include the sex offender registry, all national security databases as well as any regularly updated proprietary criminal databases. For complete coverage of a certain area, please view state specific available resources. Your results will typically include the date of the arrest/offense, charge, case number and disposition for all arrests occurring in the last ten years. This search will not return any juvenile or sealed records, and there is a maximum of ten records searched.

Please refer to the Docusearch Academy article Criminal Court Records Overview to determine the appropriate criminal search suitable for your needs.

Statewide Criminal Records

Research Statewide Criminal RecordsFind Criminal Records by State

Our Statewide Criminal Records search operates through compiling information from all available criminal sources in any one of the fifty U.S. states or the District of Columbia. Information is pulled from the sex offender registry for the state selected*, Department of Corrections records, state court records and county level records. Some states will only return records dating back seven to ten years, and there is a maximum of ten record searches returned to each customer.

Please refer to the Docusearch Academy article Criminal Court Records Overview to determine the appropriate criminal search suitable for your needs.

County-Wide Criminal Arrest Search

Search County-Wide for Criminal Arrest RecordsIdentify an Arrest Record by County

Our private investigators begin a County-Wide Criminal Arrest search on-site in the requested county, allowing them to retrieve the most accurate information available. This search is designed to return all recorded criminal offenses (both felony and misdemeanor) within a specific county, providing the arrests occurred in the past ten years. Results typically include the date of arrest/offense, charge, case number and disposition for all arrests; with the exception of juvenile or sealed records. There is a maximum of ten records returned per court searched from a County-Wide Criminal Arrest Search. Individual New York City boroughs are not available separately and must be searched collectively by ordering the Statewide Criminal Records Search.

Please refer to the Docusearch Academy article Criminal Court Records Overview to determine the appropriate criminal search suitable for your needs.

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