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.
*Effective September 30th, 2022, fees will increase for criminal background checks. Fees for criminal background checks will increase from $15 to $20.
**Additionally, effective this year kiosks will be used to process criminal background check transactions. The kiosk will not provide change. There will be a $3 service fee for all transactions. There will be an additional 3% fee on the total transaction for credit cards.
IN ORDER TO OBTAIN A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK, YOU MUST:
- Appear in person at our Headquarters in downtown Marietta at 185 Roswell Street.
- 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
Cobb County Sheriff's Office Public Safety Building (Basement)
185 Roswell Street