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COVID-19: What To Expect From Backgrounds Online

November 22, 2021

Last Updated: November 22, 2021
We’re doing everything possible to provide essential screening services while keeping our team safe during this difficult time.

How Backgrounds Online Is Operating

Like every business, we’re working hard to keep up with the rapid changes brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. Though we will be impacted, our goal is to continue to provide superior service, limit personal risks for our team and adhere to federal, state and local guidelines. We are currently:

  • Allowing members of our team to telecommute.
  • Monitoring the status of courthouses and third-party data providers.
  • Following all best practices recommended by the CDC and other reputable organizations.
  • Updating this blog entry as needed to keep you informed.

Current Court Closures

New closures will be highlighted in yellow.

County State Status
Crittenden AR Delayed
Washington AR Delayed
Contra Costa CA Delayed
El Dorado CA Delayed
Humbolt CA Delayed
Kern CA Delayed
Kings CA Delayed
Los Angeles CA Delayed
Marin CA Delayed
Mariposa CA Delayed
San Bernardino CA Delayed
San Joaquin CA Delayed
Santa Barbara CA Delayed
Santa Clara CA Delayed
Solano CA Delayed
Ventura CA Delayed
Baldwin GA Delayed
Bibb GA Delayed
Bryan GA Delayed
Carroll GA Delayed
Clayton GA Delayed
Coffee GA Delayed
DeKalb GA Delayed
Dougherty GA Delayed
Effingham GA Delayed
Fulton GA Delayed
All Courts GA Delayed
Henry GA Delayed
Liberty GA Delayed
Lincoln GA Delayed
Newton GA Delayed
Thomas GA Delayed
Wayne GA Delayed
Cook IL Delayed
St. Clair IL Delayed
Will IL Delayed
St. John the Baptist LA Closed
All Courts MA Delayed
All Courts MD Delayed
Baraga MI Closed
Barry MI Closed
Bay MI Closed
Branch MI Closed
Cass MI Closed
Charlevoix MI Closed
Cheboygan MI Closed
Chippewa MI Closed
Crawford MI Closed
Emmet MI Closed
Genesee MI Delayed
Gladwin MI Closed
Hillsdale MI Closed
Houghton MI Closed
Iosco MI Closed
Iron MI Closed
Kalkaska MI Closed
Kent MI Delayed
Mason MI Closed
Missaukee MI Closed
Montmorency MI Closed
Oakland MI Delayed
Oceana MI Closed
Otsego MI Closed
Sanilac MI Closed
Schoolcraft MI Closed
Van Buren MI Closed
Washtenaw MI Delayed
Wayne MI Delayed
Wexford MI Closed
Harrison MS Delayed
Lewis and Clark MT Delayed
Silver Bow MT Delayed
Yellowstone MT Closed
All Courts NC Delayed
Pershing NV Delayed
Miami OH Delayed
All Courts PA Delayed
All Courts PR Delayed
Coffee TN Delayed
Davidson TN Delayed
Henderson TN Delayed
Lauderdale TN Delayed
Robertson TN Delayed
Rutherford TN Delayed
Shelby TN Delayed
Tipton TN Delayed
Travis TX Closed

Business Disruptions

In addition to court closures, many businesses have temporarily shut down or decreased hours at this time. This can affect our ability to obtain verifications from employers and educational institutions.

While it is not possible to create a list of businesses that are currently disrupted, if you submit a verification request that we are unable to complete, we will inform you as soon as possible.

Screening Solutions

When any service we utilize shuts down, we will notify all affected organizations and work with them to continue service with limited disruption. Our goal is to continue to provide comprehensive background screening services to you, our valued partners.

Contacting Us

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, we will endeavor to provide our high level of fast, friendly and professional service. You may contact us from 5am to 6pm PT via phone or at 800-838-4804, email.

If we have any changes to our hours of operation, we will update them here immediately.

Thank You

Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented situation.

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