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CJIS Portal

CJIS Portal LogoThe CJIS Portal is the hub of the criminal justice information sharing initiative. Through the CJIS Portal, authorized criminal justice individuals are able to search information on the web using a secure internet connection. Current information includes: Booking records, Concealed Weapon’s licenses, Criminal History records, CWIS, Driver License records, DNA information, Highway Patrol Citations, Hunting and Fishing licenses Offender Registration, Protection Orders, Parole and Probation information, Motor Vehicle, information, Watercraft Licenses, and many local level law enforcement incident records.  The system also includes notification capabilities that facilitate the tracking of an individual or event at the preference of the criminal justice individuals.

Authorization is required to be granted to access the CJIS Portal. The CJIS Portal is available to authorized criminal justice individuals only. A standard fingerprint based law enforcement background check (FBI, ND, CWIS & NCIC) is performed prior to the applicant being granted access to the CJIS Portal. 

Portal Access:

  1. Complete the Agency Security Agreement (one per agency is required)
  2. Complete the online Individual User Agreement (one per individual)
  3. Submit 2 fingerprint cards to CJIS
Fingerprint Card

Have your local Law Enforcement take two sets of classifiable fingerprints of you, on blue FBI applicant cards. These cards are available to law enforcement through the FBI by calling 1-304-625-3983.

Mail cards to: ND-CJIS
State of ND
600 E Boulevard Ave., Dept. 112
Bismarck, ND 58505-0100


Q: How long does the application process take?
A: The application process takes two weeks from time the fingerprints are received at CJIS.

Q: How am I notified about my application status?
A: Your agency administrator will be notified by email with application results.

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