Criminal Background Checks, Record Restrictions and Fingerprinting


The Atlanta Police Department offers criminal history, record restrictions and fingerprinting services.

To obtain a criminal history check or fingerprinting visit our Identification Unit, Tuesday through Thursday between the hours of 9 am and 4 pm.

For more information call 404-546-4491.

Important Forms

Criminal History Check Request / Consent Form

The Identification Unit is located at the Public Safety Annex.

Atlanta Police Identification Unit
3493 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy
Atlanta, Ga 30331