you wish to obtain an American criminal history check (FBI Identity
Record) from the American authorities, please contact the FBI
Criminal Justice Information Services located at 1000 Custer Hollow
Road, Clarksburg, WV 26306.
The FBI offers two methods for requesting your FBI Identification Record
or proof that a record does not exist.
Submit your request directly to the FBI.
Option 2: Submit to an
FBI-approved Channeler, which is a private business
that has contracted with the FBI receive the fingerprint submission and
relevant data, collect the associated fee(s), electronically forward the
fingerprint submission with the necessary information to the FBI CJIS Division
for a national criminal history record check, and receive the electronic record
check result for dissemination to the individual. Contact each Channeler for
Note: An FBI-approved Channeler cannot authenticate (apostille) fingerprint search
results. A request for your FBI Identification Record or proof that a record does
not exist must be submitted directly to the FBI if an authentication (apostille)
detailed information on how to request a copy of your record, please
go to the FBI website at