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Court Cases, Contact Information, Assets, Police Records and Much More!

Rhode Island Criminal Background Check

Bristol County

Kent County

Newport County

  • Providence

Providence County Sheriff’s Office – Want to see if someone was recently booked into jail? Find all the sheriff’s contact information in order to find out when visitation times are, see how to add funds an inmates commissary account, and if there has been any changes to the case. Located in Johnston, Rhode Island.

  • Washington

Washington County Sheriff’s Department – Need to see if someone was arrested within the last 24 hours? Find all the inmates currently serving time in the Washington county jail. Located in Westerly, Rhode Island.



Find an inmate or family member currently in custody of Rhode Island Department of Corrections.

Rhode Island Background Checks – State background checks, National background checks and fingerprinting services. Get a background check on yourself or someone else online or in person.

Rhode Island Judiciary Public Portal – Enter a record number or name to look up court case information in Rhode Island. You can find the case number and court case results on people using the Smart search.

Sex Offender Registry – Find sex offenders near you. Locate offenders by zip code, area, county and by name. See sexual predators on the map to see if an offender lives in your neighborhood, near your work or near your children’s school.

Locate the whereabouts of a federal inmate incarcerated from 1982 to the present.