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Identification Division

The Identification Division serves as Ohio’s central repository for criminal records, including biometric information such as fingerprints, palm prints and photographs. This extensive collection — more than 6 million records strong — makes the foundation of criminal histories, whose use protects Ohioans every day. For example, the system is consulted:

BCI’s Identification Division also provides criminal justice agencies and various state agencies with leading technology and a range of support services.

Identification Division

Looking for WebCheck locations?

Through WebCheck, fingerprints and other data for background checks can be transmitted electronically to BCI, speeding the process. Find WebCheck locations at this link.