Idaho Background Check
Researching employees, family, and associates has never been easier. Free background checks in Idaho are easy to obtain using our complete database with over a billion records. Your search will present criminal, civil, and other public record information you are seeking for an individual. Simply type in the name of the person you are researching in the search bar at the top of the page, and our database will give you access to the public records you are looking for.
Idaho Criminal Records
The Idaho State Police Bureau of Criminal Identification maintains all criminal records for the state of Idaho. They also maintain records for sex offenders, missing persons, and more. However, you will not be able to request criminal records for individuals other than yourself.
To perform your own criminal background check in Idaho you will need to fill out the Idaho State Police Bureau of Criminal Identification form which can be found here: NameCheck.pdf
If you need more information you can contact the BCI at the following:
BCI’s Applicant Unit
700 S. Stratford Dr. Ste 120
Meridian, ID 83642
Idaho Court Records
To perform a court records search in Idaho you will need to visit the Idaho State Judiciary website. There you will be given the option to search through all 44 Idaho counties.
Information that will not be available includes: the first six characters of social security numbers, street addresses, telephone numbers, and any personal identification number. If you need to obtain confidential court records you will need to fill out a form for the Idaho Supreme Court, by Clicking Here, which may authorize access to that section of the repository.
Idaho Sex Offender Registry
To perform a search of sex offenders you will need to visit the Idaho State Police website: Click Here. As of July 1, 1993 it became mandatory for persons convicted of certain felony sex crimes to register with the local sheriff in the area of which they live. As of 1998, the "Sexual Offenders Registration Notification and Community Right-to-Know Act" was enacted in order to strengthen and expand public access to the central registry information.
Idaho Jail Records
The Idaho Department of Corrections maintains all jail records for the state. On their website you will be able to view the stats of current inmates as well as former inmates. You are allowed to search by name or offender number.
To perform a search on the IDC website: Click Here
If you need more information you can contact the IDC at the following:
Idaho Department of Correction
1299 N. Orchard Street, Suite 110
Boise, ID 83706