Iowa Criminal Background Check

An Iowa criminal background check is used to determine whether or not an individual has been arrested or convicted of any crimes. The Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS) provides criminal history information to any requester (some restrictions apply) through their Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI). An individual’s criminal history can be accessed by completing…

Criminal Background Check  Background Check Authorization Form

Iowa Employment Drug Testing – Laws

Iowa’s employment drug testing laws provide guidelines for employers who wish to promote a drug-free workplace. Iowa statutes do not encourage, discourage, restrict, limit, prohibit or require employers to conduct testing. However, those that do, must comply with the procedures and requirements as stated in IA Code § 730.5. Written policies must be provided to…

Drug Test Release Form 

Iowa Gun Background Check

Iowa gun background checks are mandatory when transferring a handgun from a private seller to a prospective buyer and when applying for a permit to carry weapons. In order for a legal firearms transfer to take place, both the prospective buyer and private seller must present their Annual Permit to Acquire a Pistol or Revolver.…

Gun Bill of Sale 

Iowa Sex Offender Search

An Iowa sex offender search can be performed by any citizen wishing to gather information on sexual offenders or predators around the State of Iowa. All offenders convicted as of July 1st, 1995 are required to register with the Sheriff of the county in which they reside. Sex offenders are required to register regularly (annually,…

Offender Search