Instant Access to Ohio State, Franklin County and Municipal Records

"Publicly available records are a fundamental guarantee of our Freedoms & Democracy."
William Ratcher - Founder of

Ohio Public Records

The Ohio State Records mission is to grant every person the right to detect, obtain, preview and examine state public records, consequently ensuring residents of the state of Ohio is provided access in accordance with the Ohio Open Records Law:

The main goal is to enable all members of the general public the right to access Ohio state records regardless of their state or country citizenship status and without having to disclose a “need to know” unless the law specifically expresses otherwise.

Ohio State Records contains the information concerning the following subjects: Criminal Records, Court Records, Vital Records and State Background Checks, including the number of over 99 million public records.