Get your criminal background check, fast

You don't need to visit a police station. Police Check by C5ID is fully accredited by Canadian Police Services so that you can get your criminal background check from the comfort of your home.

Fully Accredited

Police Check by C5ID is fully accredited by the Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC), Canadian Criminal Real Time Identification Service (CCRTIS), and Canada's National Repository for Criminal Records. This means we can provide you with a certified, comprehensive criminal background check. Rest assured that no stone is left unturned.

  • "Safe and secure service"

    Emily M.


  • Very professional, friendly, and fast!

    Norbert S.

  • "Great people, very good work"

    Gerry W.
    Matric Management Inc.

  • This is a great service!

    Dallas M.
    Provincial Alarm

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"With over 40 years of cumulative experience, we look forward to being your criminal background services provider."

  • JOHN CONOHAN, President & CEO

    John is an RCMP veteran with 25 years of experience. Having conducted countless investigations customs, immigration intelligence, fraud, and corruption over the course of his career, he understands the Canadian criminal justice system all too well. John founded C5ID in 2004 to provide Canadians with a seamless criminal background check experience.

  • PRESTON CONOHAN, VP Operations

    For 15 years, Preston managed the entire criminal record check program for IFSC. Preston now manages the criminal record check program for C5ID bringing over 25 years of experience to our company and providing an unparalleled customer service to our clients. 

C5ID has a partnership with UK Fingerprint to assist individuals living in the UK in obtaining their Canadian Police Clearances from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). With several offices in the UK, they will provide the fingerprinting services required to obtain your Canadian clearance. Once fingerprinted, applicants can send their inked prints to our Canadian location for electronic scanning to the RCMP.For information on how to proceed and to obtain our instructional package, please refer to our CARD-SCAN service.