Hours of Operation

FOR RECORDS SCREENING AND FREEDOM OF INFORMATION

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8:30am to 4:00pm

CLOSED ON WEDNESDAYS & HOLIDAYS
 

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Exclaimation Icon SUBMIT YOUR POLICE BACKGROUND CHECK APPLICATION ONLINE Exclaimation Icon


You donít need to stand in line!


If you are a
current resident of London, 21 or older and have an established credit history in Canada, such as credit cards, bank loans or a mortgage, you may submit your record check request ON-LINE from the comfort of your home, 24/7 / 7 days a week.

This includes payment and authentication of your identity through your credit history.

Completed record checks will be mailed to your home address.
 


The website is hosted by our partner Forrest Green Solutions; follow this link for more information and to submit your request online.


Please DO NOT use the online system if you do not have a credit history.


 http://www.policesolutions.ca/checks/services/london/

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Applicants that do not have a credit history and do not qualify to submit their record check request online may attend the London Police Service Records Screening Unit in person, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Ė closed on Wednesdays and holidays.


All
applicants are required to be a resident of London, Ontario, Canada, regardless of where you are seeking employment and/or a volunteer position.

As of October 30, 2014, the London Police Service record screeners are processing employment and educational placement records checks submitted on or before September 28, 2014.  They are processing volunteer record checks submitted on or before September 28, 2014If you have submitted your record check before these dates, we will call you when your record check is ready to be picked up.  Completed record checks are available for pickup at the main lobby reception desk, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, on the weekends from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.  If you have submitted your application after these dates, your record check is NOT complete.  If you are uncertain of the date you submitted your background check, please refer to the date noted on the receipt issued to you.

A police record check is current as of the date it is completed. It is your employer/prospective employer or organizationís function to determine if the record check is current enough to be accepted for the position applied for. The London Police Services Board, its officers, agents and employees, shall have no responsibility or obligation to make such a determination.

Your completed record check will remain available for 6 months from the date it was completed. Any police record check not picked up by that date will be destroyed. The London Police service will not reprocess these record checks or refund any fees.


Employment & Volunteer Checks

Police Information Check (PIC) for Employment or Volunteer Purposes

The Police Information Check (PIC) is intended for applicants who are seeking employment, student placement or volunteering with agencies who require a record check. This check is also intended for adoption applicants.
This record check is NOT intended for applicants who are seeking volunteer, student placement or employment with vulnerable persons.
[To see what information is included in a PIC click here]                   [proceed to PIC]

Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC) for Employment or Volunteer Purposes

The Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC) is restricted to applicants who are seeking employment, student placement or volunteering with vulnerable  persons.
 [To see what information is included in a PVSC click here]             [proceed to PVSC]

 


 
Other Checks / Information Requests
 

Local Police Records Check for Record Suspension (Pardon) Purposes

This request is for individuals who are applying for a record suspension (pardon) from the R.C.M.P. [more]

 

Request for a Local Criminal Record Search

This request is for individuals who are required to provide proof of or lack of a Local Criminal Record with the London Police Service. [more]

 

Request for Destruction of Criminal Records

This request is for individuals who have a charge that has resulted in a disposition of: dismissed, withdrawn, acquittal, conditional discharge or absolute discharge. [more]

 

Marihuana Grow Operation / Clandestine Drug Laboratory Property Check

This request may be submitted by individuals or organizations as part of a title search prior to the purchase of a property. [more]