Local Background ChecksThe Records Division provides Local Background Checks for current or past residents of the City of Escondido, for the purpose of personal business only (i.e., adoption, work, school permanent residency, immigration, or citizenship).

Applicants must complete and sign a Record Release Request (Form # 74A/74B, available at the Escondido Police Department Business Office) and provide valid identification. The fee is $22.00, payable by cash, check, or money order.