Sutton Associates

Our Services

Background Screening

An employment screening, sometimes referred to as a “background check,” is the gathering and analyzing of public information which contributes to the formation of an informed, legally defensible hiring decision.

Sutton Associates screening services

Sutton offers an employment screening program which is fully customizable to your hiring needs.

 I-9 / E-Verify​

An Internet-based system that compares information entered by an employer from an employee's Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, to records available to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Social Security Administration to confirm employment eligibility.

 Social Security Number (SSN) Tracing ​​

SSN Tracing is used to find all of the names, date of birth, and addresses associated with the SSN. This makes it possible to identify areas for additional record searches.

 Credit History Report

Our credit report by TransUnion, provides an in depth look at the applicant’s credit history. Payment history, employment, and address history are provided through a SSN and Name match.

 Employment & Education Verification​

Check the accuracy of education or degree received and confirm previous employments.

 Professional License Certifications​

Confirm state of issuance, type of license, date of issuance and expiration, current license status, and license number.

 Controlled Substance Screening​​

Conducted through Quest Diagnostics to ensure the employee complies with company substance policies.

 Social Media And Professional Networking Screenings​​

A full analysis of personal social media accounts in order to identify any information that may be deemed derogatory or potentially harmful to the company and the company’s values.

 Dark Web Screening

Dark web monitoring combines human and sophisticated Dark Web intelligence with search capabilities to identify, analyze and proactively monitor for your compromised or stolen employee, customer, and supply chain user credentials

Online Ordering Made Easy.

Our online portal makes it easy to order reports, check report statuses, and view results. Our online system features:

Custom Screening Packages.

Sutton Associates makes it easy to choose the employment screening that is right for you.

Why Choose Sutton Associates?

Consumer Protection

Sutton Associates operates in a controlled, regulated, and transparent process pursuant to the FCRA.  Background checks are only conducted with the applicant’s written consent. Our regulations protect your business.


Sutton Associates matches criminal records to applicants using a combination of identifiers including social security number, date of birth, alias names, driver’s license numbers, and past addresses.


Our professional background screeners yield fast response times, usually returning a background check within 12-72 hours.

Cost Effective

By hiring the right employee, businesses can reduce turnover, increase productivity, and reduce costs through training.

Pre-employment screening is the #1 way to protect your business!