Criminal History Record/Police Clearance Certificate is issued by Virginia State Police, Virginia. The search request for criminal record must be executed by the submission of a signed and notarized “Criminal Record Name Search” from SP-167.The instructions which are required to complete this form are included with this document. Then with the help of these instructions, the form can be viewed, downloaded and/or printed by visiting the Virginia State Police Forms page and the non-criminal justice entities are empowered to receive criminal record name searches using the criminal History Records check. The Police Clearance Certificate must be valid at the time of issuance of the Visa or other immigration permit. The criminal History Background Check or Background check in The Virginia State Police at Virginia only, certified that applicant has never partaken in any criminal activity, when a person applies for an immigration status to other countries.
In order to obtain a Police Clearance Certificate from Virginia, applicant should furnish his/her name, date and place of birth and place and period of all residences in the Virginia. Application should be completely filled and in CAPITAL LETTERS provided by our organization. Applicant also required to attest a letter of legal stay in Virginia (such period as claimed).The Virginia State Police takes 12-14 Business days to process the application if no criminal record found. One copy of the completed form for each applicant posted to the forwarding address.
12-14 Business Days for Processing
The processing time can be up to 4 months if a person was ever charged by the police.
Payment is non-refundable once the application is processed.
Virginia State Police
Attn.: Records Management Office
P.O. Box C-85076
Richard, VA 23261-5076
New Delhi – 110021
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