Criminal Record Inquiries

CCBI maintains records of Wake County arrest data only for offenses outlined in North Carolina General Statute § 15A-502CCBI criminal arrest records are available dating back to April 27, 2007. 

CCBI arrest data does not include current case status and/or case dispositions.  Additionally, CCBI does not maintain charge or arrest data resulting from infractions, citations or traffic offenses that do not meet the criteria of the statute listed above. CCBI encourages those desiring Wake County criminal record checks to do so through the Wake County Clerk of Court for more thorough results.

All CCBI arrest records are available for free through the CCBI Criminal Arrest Records Portal below.

Arrest Records Portal
Arrest Records Portal
CCBI Arrest Records Portal


Comprehensive Wake County arrest data, to include case dispositions, case status, infractions, citations and traffic offenses, may be obtained from the Wake County Clerk of Superior Court's Office

The Wake County Clerk of Court’s Office is located on the first floor of the Wake County Justice Center at 300 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, 919-792-4300.

CCBI will provide a certified copy of an arrest record for a fee of $15 per name searched. CCBI's online public database provides the same information that will be provided on a certified record check. This record check is limited to Wake County arrests occurring since April 27, 2007, and only for offenses determined to be fingerprintable by North Carolina General Statutes. 

Those requesting certified copies of arrest records from CCBI should do so by mail at the address below with an accompanying check or money order of $15 per name searched. Those desiring to acquire a copy in person must make an appointment through our scheduling system found on our fingerprint services page.

Attn: Arrest Records
3301 Hammond Road
Raleigh, NC 27603

For inquiries related to data contained within an arrest record, contact CCBI at 919-856-6300.

For instructions regarding use of our CCBI Arrest Records Portal, please see the Arrest Records Portal User Guide.

For inquiries regarding the CCBI Criminal Arrest Records Portal, contact CCBI at

Removing Arrest Data

How can I get my arrest information removed?

Criminal arrest records maintained by CCBI are defined as public record under N.C.G.S. §132-1.4 and may not be deleted from our records absent the receipt and processing of a valid Petition and Order for Expunction or other authorized court order. For more information regarding the expunction process or offenses that qualify for an Order for Expunction see Article 5 of Section 15A: Criminal Procedures Act of the North Carolina General Statutes.


How can I get my arrest information off of a commercial site?

CCBI has made available all arrest information authorized to be released by N.C. General Statute at no charge on our website for those seeking such information in order to provide for the most efficient and cost effective delivery of services. This information is publicly accessible and CCBI does not track access to this site, nor does CCBI have any control over how the information is used. Should private or commercial entities choose to publish or otherwise distribute that information, any requests for the removal of such information should be directed to the publishing entity.