California Background Check

Basic Free Background Check

  • Contact each government agency
  • Takes a few days to a few weeks
  • Limited to information in public sources

Instructions to View Results:

Check Sex Offender Registry by Contacting:

Department of Justice
Sexual Offender Program
PO Box 903387 Sacramento, CA, 94203-3870

p (916) 227-4974
f (916) 227-4345

Check Criminal Records by Contacting:

Department of Justice
Records Security Section
PO Box 903417 Sacramento, CA, 94203-4170

p (916) 227-3460
f (916) 227-4815

Check Incarceration Records by Contacting:

Dept of Corrections
Corrections & Rehabilitation ID Unit
PO Box 942883 Sacramento, CA, 94283-0001

p (916) 445-7682
f (916) 327-1988

Check Court Records by Contacting:

Administration Office of Courts
Office of Communications
455 Golden Gate Ave San Francisco, CA, 94102-3660

p (415) 865-4200
f (415) 865-4205

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Results Include

  • Criminal Check
  • Bankruptcies and liens
  • Businesses and properties
  • Age and date of birth
  • Phone number and address
  • Prior residences
  • Relatives and neighbors
  • Work information
Free California Background Checks

California Criminal Activity Breakdown

Murders: 2,031

Rapes: 7,467

Robberies: 63,403

Assaults: 89,234

Property Crime: 560,528

California exceeds the national average in:
Robbery, Vehicle Theft

California Criminal Activity Breakdown

Free California Background Checks and Criminal Records

California's population is skyrocketing and sits at almost 30 million. If you need a criminal background check, you don't want to wait for overworked state agencies to do their job.

California reported 1.2 million crimes last year, with the city of Vernon ranking as the most dangerous place to live in.

You need Free Background Checks USA to get you the information you need fast. Just use the fields provided to start your search now. Alternately, you can contact the Department of Justice Sexual Offender Program for sexual offender information or the Department of Justice Records Security Section for criminal background check info.

You can also contact the Dept of Corrections & Rehabilitation ID Unit for incarceration records and the Administration Office of Courts Office of Communications for court records, or you could simply use Free Background Checks USA and cut through the red tape right away.