Background Check

Fulton County offers Electronic fingerprinting by appointment on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays between 8:30 am - 3:30 pm excluding holidays.

A local background check can also be performed Monday through Friday between 8:30 am - 3:30 pm excluding holidays

Call (419) 335-4010 Monday-Friday between 8 am - 4 pm to schedule an appointment.

You will need a photo ID and cash or check according to the type of request.

Local Background Check (Sheriff’s Office records only) - $10.00
Ohio State BCI Check - $30.00
Nationwide FBI Check - $42.00

Once you have an appointment, you can download the form here. Fingerprint Form (PDF)

The reason codes can be viewed for either the BCI (State of Ohio) or FBI (Nationwide) here BCI (PDF) / FBI (PDF).

For other locations that perform Webchecks, click the following:

Webcheck Locations

To request a copy of your Ohio background check that was submitted within the last year, click the following:

Request for Copy of Ohio Background Check (PDF)