Request research access to criminal record data

Researchers may request access to Massachusetts criminal record data.

Department of Criminal Justice Information Services

The Details of Request research access to criminal record data

What you need for Request research access to criminal record data

To apply, you need to:

  • Have a topic specific and relative to criminal justice
  • Provide the scope and timeline of your study 

How to request Request research access to criminal record data

For research access, you must complete and submit:

  • Application to Access CORI for Research Purposes
  • Signed CORI Non-disclosure Agreement
  • A copy of your research proposal

Once completed, please email the forms to sophia.davis@state.ma.us

For research access, you must complete and submit:

  • Application to Access CORI for Research Purposes
  • Signed CORI Non-disclosure Agreement
  • A copy of your research proposal

Once completed, please mail the forms to:

Attn: Legal Department

Department of Criminal Justice Information Services

200 Arlington St., Suite 2200

Chelsea, MA 02150

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