inmate searches

How to Run Inmate Searches

The Freedom of Information Act (5 USC 552) and the Privacy Act of 1974 (5 USC 552a) authorize the release of certain information about Federal inmates to any member of the general public requesting inmate searches. This includes information such as name, age, and registration number as well as sentencing and confinement data (offense, date Read more about How to Run Inmate Searches[…]


How to Search Criminal Records for Free

One question we often get is how to get criminal records for free. While difficult, it is sometimes possible depending on the type of criminal record you’re looking for – and where that record is stored. Criminal records are sometimes public records, but…

Public Records

What are Public Records?

As you can guess by the name, the term “public records” relates to information – often about people or businesses – that is available for public viewing.  If you live and work in the US, chances are there are public records on you and – if you’ve ever applied for a job or even to rent an apartment – it’s more than likely that Read more about What are Public Records?[…]