Pennsylvania Arrest Records Search

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Harrisburg Bureau of Police Arrest Records View Harrisburg Bureau of Police arrest reports, including photographs, names, arrest dates and charges.

Northern York County Police Department Most Wanted Search Northern York County most wanted criminals by name and photo; view open cases and provide a tip on the tip line.

Pennsylvania Board of Government View Most Wanted Absconders for Pennsylvania by name and location.

Pennsylvania First Judicial District Trial Division Court Records Search Pennsylvania First Judicial District Trial Division civil docket records by party name, case ID or judgment information.

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Court Records View Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board hearing and appeals notices by year, date, company name and summary.

Pennsylvania Police Public Records View Pennsylvania State Police criminal history records with general information page, including links to submit a new record check.

Pennsylvania State Police Crime Reports View Pennsylvania State Police crime reports list by year, month or build your own query.

Pennsylvania State Police Most Wanted View Pennsylvania State Police 10 most wanted by name, including photographs, vital statistics, charges and location.

Pennsylvania State Police Sex Offenders List View Pennsylvania State Police sex offender database by name and photo, date of birth, and crime information.

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board Court Records Search Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board attorney records by name and/or attorney ID number.

Susquehanna County Sheriff Search Susquehanna County Adult Probation and Parole warrant list by typing CTRL + F + name, DOB, etc.

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Washington County Court of Common Pleas Court Records Search Washington County Court of Common Pleas active civil trial list by report type and judge.

Washington County Court of Common Pleas Court Records (Pennsylvania) Search Washington County Court of Common Pleas civil case search by name or corporation.

Westmoreland County Most Wanted Persons View Westmoreland County Most Wanted Persons by name including photos, last known address and charges.

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Find Pennsylvania Arrest Records

Pennsylvania Arrest Records contain an individual's entire criminal history record and are available from Government Offices in Pennsylvania. Arrest Records are considered public records and as such are available for public request from a number of government agencies including Pennsylvania State, County, and local law enforcement. Pennsylvania Police Departments and Pennsylvania Criminal Courts maintain Arrest Records, warrants, and mug shots.

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Find Arrest Records in Pennsylvania

Felony arrests, misdemeanor arrests and other criminal charges are available to the public by performing Pennsylvania Arrest Records searches. Pennsylvania Arrest Records contain Pennsylvania warrants, fines, criminal charges and convictions. If the arrest led to a conviction then the Pennsylvania Arrest Record will contain sentencing, Pennsylvania Court records and Pennsylvania jail and prison records. Arrest Records also show if an individual is registered on the Pennsylvania Sex Offender Registry.

Where to find Pennsylvania Arrest Records

Criminal records, including Arrest Records for individuals arrested in Pennsylvania, contain all records related to an individual's arrests, criminal charges, convictions, and jail or prison sentencing in Pennsylvania. Arrest Records can be requested from Pennsylvania Courts, Pennsylvania Police and Sheriff's Departments, and County and City Clerk's Offices.

Freedom of Information Act Requests

The U.S. Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) makes public information regarding an individual's arrest and criminal records available to the Pennsylvania public. This information contains an individual's full name and known aliases, date of birth (DOB), and age when arrested. Additional information in Pennsylvania Arrest Records include mugshots, fingerprints, and descriptive information such as height, identifying marks or tattoos.

Pennsylvania Background Checks

Criminal background checks will reveal if an individual has Pennsylvania Arrest Records. Employers in Pennsylvania use background checks to determine an individual's prior criminal history, and some employers are required by law to perform a check before hiring. Landlords in Pennsylvania may also consider performing background checks while assessing potential tenants. Schools, firearm vendors, consumer reporting agencies, foster care and adoption services, and Pennsylvania DMV offices use background checks to research Pennsylvania arrest and criminal records while screening applicants.