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Background Investigation Unit Overview

1575 Sherman Street 
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: (303) 866-7187
 

In helping individuals, families and communities to be safe and independent, the Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS), Employment Affairs Division, Statewide Services manages the Background Investigation Unit (BIU). This unit provides an array of services to both CDHS and Coloradoans.

 

Criminal Background Check (CBC): 

This section works in conjunction with the Division of Child Care to conduct criminal background investigations for licensed childcare facilities throughout the state. This section serves as the primary contact for licensed facilities with questions regarding the background process. The CBC section is located in Pueblo at the Colorado Mental Health Institute (CMHIP). To learn more about the CBC section or about conducting background investigations for licensed childcare facilities, please use the above link.

 

You can contact the CBC Section at:

 

Address:

 

Colorado Mental Health Institute at Pueblo (CMHIP)

Criminal Background Check Unit
1600 West 24th Street
Pueblo, CO 81003

 

Phone Numbers:

 

Molly Milusnic (719) 546-5040a
Julie Maestas (719) 546-5042
Gina Skul (719) 546-5044

Fax Number (719) 546-4459

 

Records and Reports, Background Investigations Unit:
 

 

 

This section, located in Denver, conducts checks of the Trails database for confirmed reports of child abuse or neglect. This service is available to all persons upon submission of the state application form and the required fee . To learn more about the Records and Reports, Background Investigation Unit, please use the above link.

 

You can contact the Records and Reports, Background Investigation Unit at: 

 

Address: 

Background Investigation Unit

1575 Sherman Street, 2nd Floor

Denver, CO  80203-1714

Phone Number: (303) 866-4614

Margery Bornstein, Manager