As your trusted partner, we help you hire better candidates to build a stronger, safer workforce.

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Our story

We’re CredentialCheck — a business partner focused on compliance through employment background screening and drug testing services.

We have been a pioneer in employment background screening for nearly 35 years. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, we service clients throughout the country. Because of our dedication to our clients and applicant experience, we have earned a spot on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies.

We value integrity and quality as strong pillars of our organization. We help companies like yours globally with hiring and retaining the best talent via employment screening services designed to identify the best possible applicants.

We are a Consumer Reporting Agency accredited through the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). We have reliably served our clients and their applicants with our team, that is based solely in the United States.

How did we get started? Glad you asked. We were founded in 1984 as a traditional security and investigation firm, headquartered in Troy, Michigan. We’ve grown a bit since our humble beginnings and now serve thousands of clients in all industries, including many of the nation’s largest employers. With our background check services for employers, our team helps clients receive the highest return on investment for their hiring.

Our mission

An honest, resourceful and creative world class human resource and risk mitigation service partner. Driven by our entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to 100% client satisfaction we exceed our clients’ increasing expectations in the global community.

Our core values

  • Integrity – honest, hard working, dedicated
  • Loyalty & Commitment – guided by strong family values
  • Quality – continuous improvement and cutting edge technology
  • Recognition – outstanding performance acknowledged and rewarded
  • Respect – professionalism, discretion, confidentiality
  • Teamwork – communication, collaboration, cooperation

What our clients say about us


Thank you so much for getting this out to me. You guys are the best!


Amazing Customer Service!!!!!!!! And Quick responses!

Professional Services

Your team is awesome.

Human Resource/Staffing

Thank you so much for your outstanding support.


Thank you for all your help! You have been amazing.


Thank you for the quick response...certainly a good sign when choosing a vendor.

Marketing & Advertising

You folks are rock stars!