Background Data Resellers

With one of the world's largest privately maintained criminal history databases, TransUnion Background Data Solutions helps you offer higher-quality data to expand your profit margin.

Access instant criminal history background data across 46 states, plus non-instant data from other states within 48 hours. That includes felonies and misdemeanors from local and state jurisdictions, and instant results from the crucial federal databases.

  • America’s Most Wanted
  • FBI’s Most Wanted
  • National Sex Offender Public Registry
  • U.S. Marshals Drug Enforcement Administration
  • U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF)
  • U.S. Secret Service
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
  • U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)

Instant search

Get instant national and statewide results in all 46 states that offer instant criminal data.

Non-instant search

Results are available within 48 hours for state and county jurisdictions that do not offer instant results.

Improve Data Quality

How can you offer criminal and evictions data that separates you from other providers?

The quality of your data solutions may be what differentiates you from the competition. Sure, quantity is important. But the real key to providing valuable data is how much your customers can actually do with the information you provide.

Stand out among other data providers with TransUnion Background Data Solutions:

  • Advanced delivery methods
  • User-friendly reporting format
  • Fewer false positives
  • Consumer-friendly file management

Offer your customers more

With background data from TransUnion, you can offer access to one of the industry’s most comprehensive criminal and eviction databases. You'll be able to return your customers’ data requests more efficiently with fewer false positives, and provide a custom report that combines all rap sheets into a single format and filters any of your customers’ variables.

Access higher-quality background data along with the tools you need to help expand your profit margin.

  • Standardized rap sheet:
    • Presents all available rap sheet data in a single, easy-to-read format.
  • Consumer file management:
    • Lets consumers post a dispute to their file if they believe records are inaccurate. This service is handled for you by TransUnion.
  • Comprehensive public records database:
    • Get access to more than 1 billion criminal and eviction records from more than 300 county, state and federal data sets.
  • Filtering, categories and summary data:
    • Specify the variables you want in your results and summarize lower-priority data for faster delivery.
  • Enhanced XML platform:
    • Conduct faster searches that integrate more easily into your existing systems.
  • Matching logic:
    • Search beyond names to improve match rate including a comprehensive rap sheet with photographs.
  • Criminal data team:
    • Receive dedicated account management and continuously search for new data sources—even manual record matching when needed.

Increase Profitability

Manage costs and create opportunities for top-line growth. In an industry with few new revenue opportunities, cost management is key. Your data solutions should yield high value and make other areas of your operation more efficient.

Deliver higher-quality data, get billing to fit your needs and open new revenue streams with TransUnion Background Data Solutions.

  • Cut costs all around with more accurate data and more efficient delivery methods
  • Avoid reseller markups, strict long-term contracts and add-on charges
  • Make it easier and less risky to roll out new service offerings

Access background data to fit your specific needs

With background data from TransUnion, you can offer access to one of the industry’s most comprehensive criminal and eviction databases. You'll be able to return your customers’ data requests more efficiently with fewer false positives, and provide a custom report that combines all rap sheets into a single format and filters any of your customers’ variables.

By combining higher-quality data with advanced delivery tools, TransUnion helps expand your profit margin.

  • Matching logic:
    • Search beyond names to improve match rate including a comprehensive rap sheet with photographs.
  • Filtering, categories and summary data:
    • Specify the variables you want in your results and summarize lower-priority data for faster delivery.
  • History search:
    • Access results from as far back 90 days.
  • Flexible billing:
    • Choose your services and pricing structure, including bundles—all with no long-term commitment.
  • Criminal data team:
    • Receive dedicated account management assistance and continuously search for new data sources—free add-ons to establish a billing structure that best fits your data usage.
  • National eviction search:
    • Covers all 50 states where eviction data is available and delivers results in bulk, providing you with an additional built-in service offering.
  • Consumer file management:
    • Lets consumers post a dispute to their file if they believe records are inaccurate. This service is handled for you by TransUnion.