The Public Record Retriever Network

Welcome to the home page of PRRN—the Public Record Retrieval Network!

Simply put, PRRN Members are professionals who access government records on-site at local, federal, and state courts or recorder's offices, to do name searches and/or obtain copies of file documents. PRRN Members are often hired to assist with the pre-employment screening, investigations, lending, litigation, or legal compliance.

As recognized leaders in local public record searching and document retrieval, PRRN Members agree to follow the highest ethical standards of professional conduct for local searching and document retrieval procedures as well as in all their dealings with other members and clients. With nearly 300 members in 48 states, PRRN is one of the largest U.S. trade groups representing professionals in the public records industry.

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Use the Link Below to Find a 2023 PRRN Member By Location Click on the link to choose a county and state to find a local PRRN Member - or search by the company name.


Jurisdiction Alert
01/11/2023 - Public Access Terminal Unavailable in Some Louisiana Counties
Due to an issue with the case management system, the public is unable to perform searches via the court's PAT. The issue affects the following counties: Iberia, Saint Charles, Assumption, and Ouachita.
01/11/2023 - Systems Down at Circleville Municipal Court in Pickaway County Ohio
Per the court's website, on or about 1/1/2023, the court became aware of a potential ransomeware attack. Since then, they have taken their systems offline. Any functions that require the use of their computer system, including name searches, are unavailable at this time.