The Public Record Retriever Network
Welcome to the home page of PRRN—the Public Record Retrieval Network!
Simply put, PRRN Members are professionals who access government records on-site at local,
federal, and state courts or recorder's offices, to do name searches and/or obtain copies of file
documents. PRRN Members are often hired to assist with the pre-employment screening,
investigations, lending, litigation, or legal compliance.
As recognized leaders in local public record searching and document retrieval, PRRN Members agree
to follow the highest ethical standards of professional conduct for local searching and document retrieval procedures
as well as in all their dealings with other members and clients. With nearly 500 members in 48 states, PRRN is one of the largest
U.S. trade groups representing professionals in the public records industry.
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December 14, 2016 - Record Search Issues in West Virginia Magistrate Courts
The state AOC completed implementation of a new case management system in all 55 county Magistrate Courts. However, there have been a number record searching issues using onsite public access terminals. The new system will only go back 10 years in most counties, some courts are still scanning records. There are also reports of missing dispositions and wrong charges displayed. One PRRN Member has stated this is especially a problem in Berkley County.
December 13, 2016 - County Clerk Record Searches in Schuyler County, NY
Effective January 1, 2017, the search fee will increase from $5.00 to $10.00.
December 02, 2016 - Macedon Village Court - Wayne County NY
This court will dissolve on March 31st, 2017.
August 15, 2016 - Santa Clara Court Employees Return to Work
The nearly 300 working in Santa Clara's 11 courts returned to work on Monday August 15 after 8 days of striking. The work force union reached an agreeable resolution that includes wage increases - which was the basis of the strike.
May 29, 2016 - Jasper County TX Criminal Records
The Jasper County Clerk's Office will no longer provide criminal searches. There is a public terminal onsite, so in-person researchers have access to the record index. The County Clerk is promoting the use of the TX DPS, a non-compliant database if used for FCRA purposes.