About Us

Chicago Fingerprinting Performed by Award Winning Team

Located in Chicago, IL,  KENTECH is an award winning national Private Detective Agency providing extensive background and web-based verification solutions throughout the United States of America. Our online suite of Background checking tools is powered by the latest technology offered to Banking, Employers, Housing Authorities, Non-Profits, Job Seekers, Students and School faculty.

  • We have among the fastest turnaround times in the industry
  • We deliver a broad portfolio of background investigations for employees, contractors and candidates to federal and state governments, as well as commercial enterprises
  • We use certified secure facilities , and our staff hold various security clearances
  • Our customer service and support team takes pride in delivering timely, accurate investigations.  Learn more >>


We are the creators of innovative projects such as arrestfree.com – 1st identity theft detection system of its kind, C.L.E.A.R (Criminal Link Exchange and Reporting) eKnowID.com. We hold a provisional patent on our technology services and contributing author to “Background and Screening Investigations”book published by Elesvier in 2008.



Not your ordinary background screening company. Focused on providing the most up to date data and information, helping you to make the best hiring and business decisions. We are member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) , Licensed Private Detective Agency with offices in Santa Clara, New York, Washington DC and Chicago.  We are member of the concernedCRAs and certified 8a and MBE company. Our Company uses Clean Energy Technology. PI License #117001644 (IL),   28598(CA), 11000178698(NY), Fingerprint License #262000015 (IL),



  • 2014  Chicago Innovation Awards Year finalist
  • 2014  Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year semi-finalist
  • 2014  “Power of One” award by Institute for Justice / University of Chicago Law School
  • 2013  Inc. 500 Top 5 fastest growing security companies in America
  • 2013  Forbes Tech Companies To Bet On
  • 2012  Certified 8a Federal Government Contract vehicle
  • 2012  Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Cohort




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“2013 Top 5 fastest growing security companies in America”