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Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check

 

Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Checks for Employment or Volunteers

 

Cost

  • Free — Volunteers
  • $22 — Employees, Foster/Adoptive Parents

How to Submit an Application

There are two methods of requesting a Pennsylvania Criminal record:
 
Online Request
The Pennsylvania State Police have established a web-based computer application called “Pennsylvania Access To Criminal History,” (PATCH). Results are received immediately when applied for online.
 
Paper Request

Questions

If you have questions about the Pennsylvania State Police Request for Criminal Record Checks form for employment (SP4 164) or to volunteer (SP4-164A), please call: (717) 783-9973 or toll free 1-888-783-7972.