If you believe that any information in your background / file reports is inaccurate or incomplete, you may file a dispute with 3rd degree screening for free. The dispute investigation process could take up to 30 days, depending on the nature, scope and source of the information being disputed but generally 3rd degree screening will have disputed information expedited and resolved in 24-48 hours.

3rd Degree Screening will promptly investigate the specific information/records that you are disputing. 3rd Degree Screening also has trained customer service representatives who can work with you if you need assistance identifying the specific information/records that you want to dispute.

Dispute The Accuracy of Your Report

You may contact 3rd Degree Screening at 1-855-256-4251. Upon request, 3rd Degree Screening also will provide you with a free copy of background / file report(s), which you may request by clicking here or by contacting 3rd Degree Screening at 1-855-256-4251.

You are entitled to such information by law. If you need assistance identifying the specific information/records that you want to dispute, it may be helpful for you to first request a free copy of background / file report(s), but it is not necessary for you to do.

If you are unable to access or complete the form, if you would prefer to submit your dispute by telephone or regular mail, or if you require additional assistance, please contact 3rd Degree Screening Customer Service:

3rd Degree Screening Customer Service
Telephone: 1-855-256-4251 (Monday-Friday, 7:30am to 5:30 pm Central Time)
Fax: 866-551-4908
Address: 3rd Degree Screening Attn: Compliance Department 100 East Broadway, Suite 201 Council Bluffs, IA 51503


Additional Information

Rights Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (English)

Rights Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (en espanol)

Additional background screening information and reference materials published by the FTC may be found at: http://business.ftc.gov/privacy-and-security/credit-reporting

If you believe you are the victim of identity theft, a copy of the FTC’s publication “Remedying the Effects of Identity Theft”, can be found below:

Remedying the Effects of Identity Theft (English)

Remedying the Effects of Identity Theft (en espanol)


Dispute The Accuracy of Your Report Form

  • Identification


  • Contact


  • What information are you disputing?

    Examples

    Defendant - This is not my record

    Case Severity Type - The case severity type (e.g, "felony" or "misdemeanor") reported is inaccurate

    Offense Date - The offense date reported is inaccurate

    Offense - The offense (e.g., disorderly conduct) reported is inaccurate

    Disposition Date - The case disposition date (e.g., conviction date) reported is inaccurate

    Disposition - The case disposition (e.g., "guilty of disorderly conduct") reported is inaccurate

    Other - If none of the above

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