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Tennessee Criminal Background Check
Instant Tennessee Criminal Background Check $24.95
Instant National Criminal Background Check $59.95
Tennessee Criminal Background Checks by county $24.95 each
All orders include a free national sex offender and most wanted check.

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Below are the descriptions for the following Tennessee Background Check Products and Services:
  • Instant Tennessee Criminal Background Check
  • Tennessee Criminal Background Checks by County
  • Free Tennessee Sex Offender Registry Search and Free Most Wanted Check

Tennessee Criminal Background Check   $24.95 and results are returned instantly.

The Tennessee corrections background check may contain the following:
  • Felony conviction reports
  • Criminal check fields: name, birthdate, physical description, charge(s), sentence, and name of county
  • Reports go back to 1952

Tennessee corrections background check update schedule: Quarterly

The Tennessee background check court records may contain the following:
  • Felony convictions
  • Criminal report fields: name, alias, birthdate, physical description, charge(s), state ID number, name and case number of county, disposition, and sentence information
  • Reports go back from 1995 to May 2010

Tennessee background check court records update schedule: Last updated May 2010

The Tennessee Meth Offender background check may contain the following:
  • Criminal reports from the Tennessee Meth Offender Registry
  • Criminal report fields: name, birthdate, type of case, code and description of offense, and charge
  • Reports go back to 1990

Tennessee Meth Offender background check update schedule: Monthly

The Tennessee criminal background check also includes the following: Davidson County, Hamilton County, Rutherford County. Click here for full description.

The Tennessee sex offender record search may contain the following:
  • Registered convicted sex offenders on parole, on probation, incarcerated or convicted after 1994
  • Sex offender search fields: name, address, description of person, location of crime, and type of crime

Sex offenders must register for life.
Tennessee sex offender record search update schedule: Weekly

Tennessee Criminal Background Checks include a free national sex offender and most wanted check.


Tennessee Criminal Checks by County  $24.95 per county (check for surcharges)
Results go back 7 years and take 5-7 business days to complete. Some may take longer due to court delays.

The Tennessee criminal check by county may contain the following:
  • Felony and misdemeanor convictions or deferred judgments
  • Reports from the General Sessions Courts and Circuit Courts

Tennessee counties that typically take longer than 7 business days to complete are: None Currently Listed

Tennessee Criminal Checks by county include a free national sex offender and most wanted check.
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The State Of Tennessee Background Information

Tennessee Criminal Background Data

In 2009 Tennessee had a total violent crime rate of 666 incidents per 100,000 individuals, which was higher than the U.S. violent crime rate of 439.7. Of the 666 violent crime incidents, 7.4 were murders, 32.1 were forcible rapes, 153.3 were robberies, and 473.2 were aggravated assaults.

The total rate of property crime in Tennessee in 2009 was 3,767 incidents per 100,000 individuals, higher than the U.S. property crime rate of 3,071.5. The breakdown of the property crime incidents was as follows: 1013.8 burglary incidents, 2,514.3 larceny/theft incidents, and 238.5 motor vehicle theft incidents.

Tennessee Population and Household Background Data
  • In 2012 the population in Tennessee was estimated to be 6,456,243.  The population increased 1.7% from April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012.  
  • In 2011 there were 2.5 million households in Tennessee.  The average household size was 2.5 people. 
  • 95% of the people living in Tennessee in 2011 were native residents of the United States. 61% of these residents were born in Tennessee. Of the foreign-born population in Tennessee (306,676), 65% were not U.S. citizens.
  • 93% of the population in Tennessee (five years and older) speak only English in the home.
  • In 2011 84% lived in the same house as one year earlier.
  • 84% had graduated high school or had achieved a higher level of education.  24% had achieved a Bachelor’s degree or higher.  26% were in college or graduate school in 2011

Tennessee Criminal, Population and Household Background Data Source: U.S. Census and FBI

Other Tennessee Background Data

Major Cities Located in Tennessee: Chattanooga in Hamilton County, Clarksville in Montgomery County, Knoxville in Knox County, Memphis in Shelby County, Nashville in Davidson County

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