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Ohio Security & Investigations

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Fingerprinting New Springfield, Ohio 44443

As an employer, it's your responsibility to ensure that your potential employees are trustworthy and will not pose any risk to the company. A vital part of the pre-employment screening process is Livescan fingerprinting that helps you determine if the person has a history of violence or drug abuse. Such screening is necessary to avoid potential liabilities that can arise from hiring the wrong person.


BCI (STATE DATABASE CHECK): "The digital fingerprints are sent to the Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCI&I) and subsequently forwarded to the requested destination."


FBI (NATIONAL DATABASE CHECK): "Digital fingerprints will be sent to the Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCI&I), which will then forward them to the requested location."


Ohio BCI & FBI (Both Database Checks): "Digital fingerprints are sent to the Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification (BCI&I) and then forwarded to the requested location."

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Ohio Security & Investigations provides reliable on-site electronic fingerprinting services in New Springfield, Ohio.

Why You Should Choose Ohio Security & Investigations

01 - Licensed

Ohio Security & Investigations provides licensed and experienced security and investigative services in Ohio, adhering to high standards set by PISGS. Our license number, 20212100425488, demonstrates our commitment to our clients' safety and protection. Trust us for your security and investigation needs and experience our professionalism and expertise.

02 - Experience

We take trust & confidentiality seriously for fingerprinting. Our technicians have expertise in Private Investigation, Security, & Fugitive Recovery. They're qualified & trustworthy, delivering the highest standards of privacy & discretion. For reliable & confidential fingerprinting services, count on us.

03 - Transparent Pricing

We offer Ohio BCI and FBI background checks at a transparent and straightforward price. Ohio BCI checks cost $42.00, while FBI checks cost $45.00, and both are available for only $80.00. Additionally, we provide after-hours services for an extra fee of $50.00.

Employment Opportunities

Armed Security Guard

We are currently in need of four part-time weekend warriors to join our team at Ohio Security & Investigations LLC. Specifically, we are looking for individuals with an OPOTC Private Security firearms Certificate (20hr) and a background in military, law enforcement, or security. The role will involve both online and monthly classroom training. It's important to note that if you are uncomfortable with being pepper sprayed or tased, or not interested in completing your online training, this position may not be suitable for you. However, if you are dedicated to creating a safe and secure environment and making a real difference, we encourage you to apply. As a member of our team of Armed Security Guards, you will play a crucial role in maintaining a visible presence, patrolling designated areas, and responding to security incidents. Your commitment to training and adherence to protocols and procedures will be instrumental in ensuring the safety and protection of all individuals, property, and assets at our contract locations throughout Eastern Ohio. If you are passionate about bringing your expertise to our team, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Private Investigator

Ohio Security & Investigations is a fast-growing private investigation and security firm that offers a wide range of services to meet the needs of its clients. We are committed to delivering high-quality services to clients in the Youngstown-Warren Ohio area, and we are currently looking for an experienced, self-motivated, and detail-oriented private investigator to join our team part-time. As our newest private investigator, you will be responsible for investigating various cases, including infidelity, trademark infringement, and more. With your exceptional investigative skills and creative thinking, you will be able to communicate effectively with clients and deliver excellent results. The ideal candidate for this position must meet the requirements to become a registered private investigator in the state of Ohio. Additionally, you should have a reliable vehicle, a clean driving record, and be able to pass a 10-panel drug screening and criminal background check before employment.

Sales Representative

Ohio Security & Investigations (OSI) is a highly dedicated security and investigation firm that prioritizes service excellence above all else. Based in Poland, Ohio, we believe in serving our community by providing unparalleled services that encompass everything from process serving and notary signings to electronic fingerprinting, private investigations, and security guard services. We are always looking for hardworking professionals who share our passion for delivering top-quality services to our clients. Currently, we are searching for a part-time sales representative to join our energetic and dynamic team. We hope to find someone who is just as excited as we are about helping take our growing business to new heights. We are seeking enthusiastic candidates who have a proven track record of success in the security guard service industry, are excellent in sales, possess excellent negotiation skills, are persuasive, and have great communication abilities. Ideal candidates should be capable of developing proposals, generating leads, and closing deals.

Personal Information

High school or equivalent (Required)
Must Maintain a First Aid/CPR Certification within 90 days of employment.
Must Maintain a OPOTC Firearms Training Certification within 90 days of employment.
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  • How can I be sure that my personal information is protected during the fingerprinting process?

    Ohio Security & Investigations takes great pride in our registered Private Investigators who are experts in fingerprint technology for the state of Ohio. Our team is dedicated to the protection and privacy of all data we receive and process. We understand the sensitive nature of the information gathered through fingerprinting, and we take every precaution to ensure its safety. Our highly-trained technicians have undergone extensive background checks and are committed to providing top-notch services to the community. When you choose Ohio Security & Investigations for your fingerprint needs, you can rest assured that you are receiving the highest quality of service and confidentiality. Trust us to handle your fingerprinting needs with the utmost care and professionalism.

  • How long does it take for an Ohio background check to be processed?

    Based on our experience and data collection, we can inform you that the timing of receiving a response from Ohio BCI can vary from 5 to 7 business days on average. However, we don't want to withhold that there have been cases in which the processing time has taken longer, up to 30 days. It is important to take into consideration that the processing time can vary depending on the type of request and the amount of work required to fulfill it. Additionally, it is possible that Ohio BCI may experience delays due to factors beyond their control. While we can't guarantee a specific processing time, we can assure you that Ohio BCI works diligently to provide accurate and timely responses to all requests.

  • Can I request to have the results sent to an additional destination?

    It is important to note that for certain licensing agencies that receive electronic results from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Identification, there is the possibility of obtaining a second hard copy. However, it is important to keep in mind that for employment purposes, a second copy cannot be sent directly to another location. In the event that you need a secondary copy of your BCI results, certain copies can be resent, but it is required that you make the request through the Ohio BCI&I directly, by contacting them at the toll-free number 877-224-0043, and selecting option 0. It is important to keep in mind that, for regulatory purposes, the FBI copy will never be released a second time. It is always recommended to be aware of the specific regulations that are associated with your particular situation in order to make the most informed and effective decisions.

  • What is the refund/cancellation policy?

    At Ohio Security & Investigations (OSI), we pride ourselves on providing our clients with the highest level of customer service. However, please be aware that we cannot be responsible for any refunds due to the selection of incorrect transaction types or services, or due to inaccurate or incomplete information provided by clients. Once an application or request for service has been submitted to the appropriate agency, cancellation and/or refund options are no longer available. We kindly ask that our clients cancel appointments through our website at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance. This allows us to quickly and efficiently rebook your appointment time. Please understand that in the event of a failure to do so, a $25.00 charge for missed appointments may apply. At OSI, we value our clients and aim to provide the highest level of service possible. We thank you for your understanding and cooperation with our policies.

  • How can I check the status of my Ohio background check?

    To know the status of your background check in Ohio, reach out to the Ohio BCI at 877-224-0043. Make sure to choose option 0 for identification. It is the Ohio BCI's responsibility to process and mail out all background checks for the state.

  • Can I request a copy of a previously done background check for my files?

    It is important for Ohio residents to know that they have the ability to request a copy of their BCI report. The Ohio BCI has made it possible for individuals to obtain this information through their website at https://ohioattorneygeneral.gov. While there are certain stipulations that must be followed, such as providing proper identification and ensuring that the request is made for a legitimate reason, this process can provide valuable information that can help individuals make informed decisions about their personal and professional lives. Taking advantage of this opportunity can be a proactive step towards protecting oneself and ensuring that all personal information is accurate and up-to-date. Therefore, it is recommended that Ohio residents familiarize themselves with the BCI report request process and utilize this valuable resource as needed.

  • What forms of payment are accepted?

    We are happy to inform you that we accept various payment options such as Cash, Mastercard, American Express, Discover and Visa. Our aim is to provide our customers with a seamless and convenient payment experience. Should you have any inquiries or require any assistance pertaining to payment, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.

  • What Is an Ohio BCI Background Check?

    The Ohio Attorney General's Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) is a crucial body that plays a significant role in maintaining the safety of Ohio's citizens. One of the many functions of BCI is to carry out background checks, on which the lives of Ohio's people rely on. Every year, BCI processes approximately one million background checks, which is no small feat. The process involves the gathering of fingerprints, which are then diligently scrutinized and compared against a vast database of criminal fingerprints. This comparison is necessary to determine whether there is an existing criminal record on file. This type of check is essential for numerous purposes, such as employment screenings, gun permit applications, or for those looking to volunteer with vulnerable populations such as children, seniors, and those with disabilities. By successfully completing these background checks, BCI helps to ensure that potentially harmful people are not passed through for certain opportunities, thereby enhancing the safety of society at large.

  • What Is a FBI Background Check?

    FBI background checks are a crucial step in determining an individual's suitability for a range of positions and industries, providing a comprehensive look at their criminal history and interactions with law enforcement. With access to the FBI's National Crime Information Center (NCIC) database, those conducting background checks can gain valuable insights into an individual's character, trustworthiness, and reliability. Whether it be for government agencies, private employers, volunteer organizations, or any industry that requires certain levels of clearance, FBI background checks serve as a vital tool in ensuring the safety and security of our communities. By thoroughly examining an individual's past, these background checks equip decision-makers with pertinent information, allowing them to make informed and thoughtful choices. With their ability to shed light on an individual's criminal history and interactions with law enforcement, FBI background checks are a crucial step in making our society a safer place.

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