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Information current as of May 22, 2013.
Criminal Background Check

Public Safety & Corrections, Louisiana State Police

Criminal history information, when authorized by law, is available for applicants for various employment such as health care, social and medical services, the gaming industry, and regulatory agencies that require criminal history screenings. Background checks can be obtained online or by completing the appropriate form(s).


Authorization Form - to be used in conjunction with the appropriate Disclosure Form when requesting background checks

General Disclosure Form - to be submitted when an employer is requesting a background check on an employee

Rap Disclosure Form - is to be submitted when requesting background checks for various boards such as State Board of Medical Examiners, State Board of Nursing, La. Board of Pharmacy, State ABC Board, etc.

For more information on these forms please contact the Bureau of Criminal Identification and Information directly using the information provided below.

Contact Information
Bureau of Criminal Identification and Information
( 225 ) 925 - 6096
Bureau of Criminal Identification and Information
Physical Address
7919 Independence Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 66614
Baton Rouge, LA 70896 - 6614
Primary Phone Number: ( 225 ) 925 - 6095
Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed