Contact the Background Checks Team

Have questions about the background check process?

We’re happy to help.

  • Email us:
  • Call us: 860-500-4466
  • Fax us: 860-326-0555
  • Send mail to us at:

Office of Early Childhood Legal Division
450 Columbus Blvd., Suite 303
Hartford, CT 06103

For general questions

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For questions about the OEC Roster or BCIS

Email us at

For questions about fingerprinting at State Police headquarters or reasons for fingerprint rejection

Call the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection (DESPP) at 860-685-8480 or visit their website

Last updated December 4, 2020