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How to Obtain Your FBI and Homeland Security File

Ever wonder whether if the FBI or the Department of Homeland Security keeps a file of you?

Here’s how to find out.

  • FBI File – In order to get a copy of your Federal Bureau of Investigation file, click here to view instructions for filing a request (which must be notarized) pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act.  If the file is under 50 pages, there is no charge to send it to you.
  • Your Homeland Security File : Since the Department of Homeland Security has files on many frequent international travelers, you may want to request a copy of your file.  Click here to find out how.