Background Checks / Criminal History

The Dunwoody Police Department can assist you with criminal history / background check services.

The Dunwoody Police Department provides Criminal History/Background Checks from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., seven days a week, excluding holidays.  The fee for this service is $20.00 (cash only).

Background Checks/Criminal History may be required for a variety of reasons such as employment, adoptions, and child/elder care providers. In order to request a Background Check / Criminal History, you must complete the Background Check Consent Form.

Background Checks/Criminal History Reports are valid for thirty (30) days from date of authorization signature.

The Dunwoody Police Department does not offer fingerprint-based background checks. If you wish to have this service completed, please visit one of the locations listed in the link below: