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State Bureau of Investigation
Criminal Information & Ident Sect - SOR Unit
PO Box 29500
Raleigh, NC   27626-0500

p (919) 662-4500 x6257     f (919) 662-4619

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State Bureau of Investigation
PO Box 29500
Raleigh, NC   27626

p (919) 662-4500     f (919) 662-4380

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North Carolina Department of Corrections
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2020 Yonkers Road, 4226 MSC
Raleigh, NC   27699-4226

p (919) 716-3200     f (919) 716-3986

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North Carolina Crime Stats

North Carolina Criminal Records Statistics

North Carolina Criminal Records Statistics

Recorded crime total for 2006: 276,503

Number of crimes per capita: 6579.95

Most "dangerous" North Carolina city: Pineville

Crime Threat Level: 8

Other states with a crime threat level of 8:
Delaware - Florida - Louisiana - Tennessee

North Carolina Criminal Activity Breakdown

North Carolina Criminal Activity Breakdown

Murders: 329
Rapes: 1,641
Robberies: 11,640
Assaults: 17,431
Property Crime: 159,251

North Carolina exceeds the national average in:
Murder, Rape, Robbery, Assult, Burglary, Theft, Vehicle Theft

Free North Carolina Background Checks and Criminal Records

For thousands of Americans, North Carolina is a beautiful vacation spot, but the reality is that North Carolina is one of the worst states for crime, per capita in the country. With over 276,000 individual crimes, the need for quick and easy background checks has never been higher.

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You would have to contact the State Bureau of Investigation Criminal Information & Ident Sect - SOR Unit for a sex offender check as well as the State Bureau of Investigation C.I.I.S. for a criminal background check, and you would still just be getting started.

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If you have been having problems finding North Carolina criminal records there are a couple of different options that you have. One option is to go to the courthouse and find someone that can help you.

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