Effective March 2, 2015,
DHR has a
new contractor for criminal history checks. 3M COGENT Inc. will be
providing criminal history checks through online applications and
live scans of fingerprints. No paper applications or fingerprint cards
will be accepted. The cost will
be $48.85 per application. To submit your application, please visit the
3M Cogent website
and click on the DHR link.
Applicants, except DHR contractors, seeking to have their fees paid by
DHR should contact their local DHR office for pre-approval prior to
completing an application.
seeking to have their fees
paid by DHR should complete the
DHR CHC 2208 Vendor Certification
below. Print, sign
and notarize the form. Then, email the form to
for pre-approval prior to completing an
3M Cogent Website
DHR CHC 2208 VENDOR CERTIFICATION FORM
The DHR State Office of Criminal History may be reached Monday through
Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST @ 334-353-5400.