Alaska Background Check

State Department of Corrections
Alaska Department of Corrections, Juneau Central Office
Mailing address: 802 3rd Street, Douglas, Alaska 99824
Physical address: see above
Phone: (907) 465-4640
Fax: N/A
Alaska Department of Corrections, Anchorage Central Office
Mailing address: 550 West 7th Street Suite 601, Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Physical Address: see above
Phone: (907) 269-7397
Fax: N/A
Hours: N/A
Fee: If you have only a name to search criminal records with, it is $20. A fingerprint is better, and for that type of search it is $35. You will need to use this form for a records check:
Commissioner: Joe Schmidt
Specific Court Records
Supreme Court of Alaska
303 K Street Anchorage, AK 99501-2084
Phone: (907) 463-4771
Alaska Appellate Courts
303 K Street, Anchorage, AK 99501-2084
Phone: (907) 264-0612
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Where to Find State Court Records
Anchorage Records Division
Mailing address: 825 West 4th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501-2004
Physical address: see above
Phone: (907) 264-0491
Fax: (907) 264-0873
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Email: N/A
Public Offender Lists
You can perform an inmate search at each borough’s sheriff department’s website. For a registered sex offender search, you can go to Finally, the national sex offender registry can be searched at:

If you would like to register to be notified of whenever an inmate you designate has a status change, go to:

Attorney General Legal Opinions
Here, you are able to search the Alaska Attorney General's legal opinions:

State Bar Association – Lawyer Directory             

Alaska Secretary of State
Here, you can view information about Alaska elections, business registration, and legislative record keeping:

Alaska Traffic Cameras
This website will give you live traffic updates, plus a snapshot of certain intersections on Alaska’s roadways:

Background check resources in: Aleutians Islands East, Anchorage, Bristol Bay, Denali, Fairbanks North Star, Haines, Juneau, Kenai Peninsula, Ketchikan Gateway, Kodiak Island, Lake and Peninsula, Matanuska-Susitna, North Slope, Northwest Arctic, Sitka, Skagway, Wrangell, Yakutat

Other State Records
Alaska Court Records
Alaska Criminal Records
Alaska Birth Records
Alaska Death Records
Alaska Genealogy Records
Alaska Marriage Records
Alaska Divorce Records
Alaska Vital Records
Alaska Public Records
Alaska Property Records