Telos ID is an authorized FBI Channeler that obtains certified Identity History Summary Check (IdHSC) reports by digitally submitting fingerprints to the FBI for qualifying individuals interested in acquiring a copy of their current IdHSC record for approved purposes.

As an authorized FBI Channeler, Telos ID can obtain expedited FBI background check results for United States citizens or lawful permanent legal residents by submitting fingerprints directly to the FBI.

In accordance with Department of Justice Order 556-73, qualifying individuals can request copies of their own FBI criminal history record for the following reasons:

  • Personal review
  • To challenge the information on record
  • To satisfy a requirement for adopting a child
  • To satisfy a requirement for immigration
  • To satisfy a requirement to live, work, or travel in a foreign country
  • Other court related matters

Important Information

  • Must be a United States citizen or lawful permanent legal resident
  • An FBI-approved Channeler cannot process a request for employment and/or licensing purposes within the United States
  • Fingerprints must be captured by a law enforcement agency or an official FBI-approved Channeler
  • Results can ONLY be mailed to the applicant and CANNOT be mailed outside the US

A Simple Process

  • Complete an online application by creating an account
  • Make your payment using our secure website
  • Print, review and sign your FBI Criminal Report Form
  • Get your fingerprints done using two standard fingerprint forms (FD258)
  • Mail your application package along with your fingerprint cards to our office