Child Abuse Clearance/Criminal Background Check Forms

Child Abuse Clearance - access to online and printable version
https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home

To complete this clearance on line, you must create an account and follow steps. The Keystone ID password that you create will be your log in. If you choose to submit your information online, it is suggested that you fill in the form by hand first, gathering all of the required information. The online form does not save information, so you must enter all of the information at one time. Please make sure that you check the "Employment" block, under the "purpose of clearance" box.

Criminal Background Check - access to online and printable version

PA State Police - Criminal Background Check

The results of this electronic application are returned more promptly compared to submitting the clearance by mail. Please make sure that you check the "Employment" block, under the "purpose of clearance" box. You will be able to click on the (blue) control number and print your own certificate.