Helpful Links for Public Safety Applicants
Peace Officer Standards and Training
Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training
, State of California
Selective Service Registration
is the independent agency responsible for implementing a military draft.
Laws, regulations, history, statistics, FAQs, on-line registration, online proof of registration
, and other official information.
Social Security Card Replacement
Application for Social Security card replacement.
Birth & Marriage Certificates in California
Information on how to request an official copy of your California birth certificate and marriage license.
California Driving Records
Obtaining a driving record printout may not be required for the agency you are applying to, though having one may be useful and will help you provide accurate
information about your driving history.Click here to access the request form.
Free Credit Report
Obtaining a credit report is not required for most background investigations, though having one may be useful and will help you provide accurate information about
your financial history. You can order a free annual credit report online, click here for more information.
The National Archives has an online form to request Military Personnel records.
Providing detailed information about your work history
difficult if you've held several jobs in the past. Social Security has detailed records of your employment history, and such information can be ordered for a fee.
While these documents are not required, they will certainly aid you in providing accurate information.
California Dept. of Industrial Relations
Personnel files and records
Criminal Records Request
Individuals have the right to request a copy of their own criminal history
record from the
Department of Justice to review for accuracy and completeness.