Instant Access to Arkansas State, County and Municipal Records

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

Arkansas Public Records

The Arkansas State Records mission is to provide to every person the right to obtain, preview, detect and examine public records, ensuring residents of the state of Arkansas are provided access in accordance with the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act: Arkansas Department of Education.

The main goal is to enable all members of the general public the right to access Arkansas state public records easily, efficiently and concisely, without the requester having to specify a “need to know.”

Arkansas State Records contains information concerning the following subjects: Criminal Records, Court Records, Vital Records and State Background Checks, the information is 25 million transparent public records.

The search functionality granted in this portal enables the information requested to be presented immediately and accurately. Arkansas public records have been gathered since 1823 and contain information from 75 counties, thereby ensuring Arkansas abides by the commitment of the United States of America to remain a “fair and just” society for all.