Background Checks

Ohio Revised Code § 4734.202 requires all individuals applying for a license to submit fingerprints for a criminal records check completed by the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Identification & Investigation (BCI&I) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). You may complete your criminal records check electronically or manually.

Click here for Criminal Records Check Instructions


Elizabeth N. Moore, Executive Director
77 South High Street, 16th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
614-644-7032 | 888-772-1384
Fax 614-752-2539