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California Board of Optometry Disciplinary Actions View California Board of Optometry citations and disciplinary actions information including contact information and archives. Search Records
California State Board of Optometry Professional License Search Search California State Board of Optometry optometrist license records by individual's name, business name, license number, city, or county. Search Records
California VINELink Court Records Search California VINE's criminal records database by offender name or offender ID number. Search Records
California VINELink Inmate Search Search California VINElink's inmate list by offender name or offender ID number. Search Records
Del Norte County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search View Del Norte County inmate roster by name, age, or received date. Search Records
East Bay Times Crime Reports View Oakland City homicide statistics map for crimes from 2001 to 2012. Search Records
Humboldt County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search View Humboldt County Sheriff's Office jail, booking and released lists by date, name and charge. Search Records
Kings County Sheriff's Department Inmate Search Search Kings County inmate records by name or booking number and view charges and arrest dates. Search Records
Lodi Police Department Inmate Search View Lodi Police Department's inmate inquiry by name, primary charge and arrest date. Search Records
Madera County Corrections Inmate Search Search Madera County Jail inmate records by first name, last name, booking number, or case number. Search Records
Madera County Jail Inmate Search Search Madera County Jail inmate list by the first letter of the last name. Search Records
Marin County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Search Marin County inmates by name, and view inmate booking information, personal information and charges. Search Records
Napa County Criminal Justice Network Inmate Search View Napa County Criminal Justice Network inmates by name, including booking date, inmate details, charge and bail amount. Search Records
San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Search San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office inmate database by last or first name. Search Records
San Jose State University Police Department Crime Alerts View San Jose State University Police Department safety alerts, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records
San Mateo County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Search San Mateo County Sheriff's Office inmate database by entering first name, last name and gender. Search Records
Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Search Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office inmate roster by name, including date of birth, race, and gender. Search Records
Stanford University Department of Public Safety Crime Alerts View Sanford University Department of Public Safety's general information on the campus police. Search Records
Stanislaus County Crime Maps View Stanislaus County homicide map by pinned geographical area, including names, associated agency, and other information. Search Records
University of Southern California Public Safety Department Community Alerts View University of Southern California Public Safety Department crime alerts by title and full description. Search Records
Yes, in most cases Public Records are available to the public. Some documents, such as certain court records, confidential personal information, and other sensitive information may be kept sealed or is only available with a court order. In certain states, there is a waiting period to obtain Public Records that reveal private information.Which government agencies provide Public Records?
A number of government agencies maintain Public Records and make them available to the public. At the local level, many Public Records are held by County Clerk's Offices or Vital Records Offices. State Departments of Revenue or Departments of Health keep Public Records. At the federal level, the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is one agency that has Public Records.What is the difference between a certified and uncertified Public Record?
A certified copy of a vital record, such as birth or death certificates, is considered legal proof of the event. A certified record typically has an embossed seal and must be requested through the appropriate government agency. Other forms of Public Records, including souvenir, decorative, or uncertified copies, may not be valid for certain legal purposes.