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Partner with the leading provider of criminal background checks and identity verification services.
Trusted by over 50,000 Clients

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Experience Matters

  • 95M+
    global background checks annually
  • 50%+
    of the Fortune 100 choose Sterling
  • 45+
    Years of deep market expertise
  • 240+
    countries and territories where we can screen

Robust Solutions that Fit Your Needs

Sterling offers an extensive suite of global services and seamless workflows customized to your business needs including:
  • Background Checks
  • Identity Verification
  • Criminal Background Checks
  • Employment and Education Verifications
  • Drug and Health Screening
  • Workforce Monitoring
  • Social Media Screening
  • Covid-19 Health Testing and Vaccination Tracking
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Why Partner with Sterling?

We combine technology with expert insights and seamless experiences to help deliver accurate criminal screening and identity verification results.
Fast
90% of our criminal searches close in one day
Easy
Manage screening tasks with ease using our modern, mobile responsive Candidate and Client hubs
Scalable
Deep regional expertise, compliance proficiency, and reliable global fulfillment
The way Sterling is set up with their integrations with various court systems gets faster results, which is something we have not seen in other providers. In addition, the teams are set up to support different verticals, and for us, having leaders on Sterling’s side that understand retail was an edge we had not experienced before.
Joann Fabric and Craft Stores, Director, Human Resources
Sterling’s technology has allowed us to get more accurate background checks faster and easier, which is critical to us and our success.”
Mark Monitello, Chief Human Resources Officer GoHealth
Sterling has been helping us shape a successful hiring program with products and solutions best suited for our business. We’ve experienced a decrease in review rate by 13+%, improved efficiency, and enabled a faster and more compliant hiring program”

Proven Market Expertise

Choose an award-winning enterprise solution and great global service support.
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