Background Checks

Criminal Background Checks

Criminal background checks are simply a review of an individual to determine any criminal activity. Often times, an employer may require a criminal background check for employment purposes.

  • Local

  • $.25per page
  • Local

  • State Wide

  • $15per page
  • State Wide

  • National

  • Varies
  • National (3046255590)

In order to obtain a criminal background check, you must:

Appear in person at the Cobb County Jail.

Provide a government issued picture identification; a Social Security Card is not acceptable.

You must provide your name, date of birth, sex, race, and Social Security Number

Contact Information:

Cobb County Sheriff’s Office
Records and Identification
1825 County Services Parkway
Marietta, Georgia 30008
(770) 499-4230


185 Roswell Street
Marietta, GA
(770) 499-4696
Hours: Monday-Friday
8am – 4pm