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Background Check Process:

Documents are available at the bottom of this page for download.

You are required to submit two background checks and the Delaware Volunteer Fireman's Criminal History Affidavit as part of your application.  The first is a State of Delaware background check and the second is a FBI background check.

Delaware Volunteer Fireman's Criminal History Affidavit
Fill out the criminal history affidavit, have it notarized and submit it to the review board at the address below. 

Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company
ATTN: Review Board
P.O. Box 148
Newark, DE 19715

Delaware Background Checks:
Delaware background checks can be completed at Delaware State Police Troop 2 (by appointment only) or at the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) in Dover http://dsp.delaware.gov/state_bureau_of_identification.shtml  Results must be mailed directly to the Review Board at the address below:

Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company
ATTN: Review Board
P.O. Box 148
Newark, DE 19715

Delaware background checks are currently free of charge for fire company applicants.  In order to receive the free background check you will need a waiver form which can be downloaded below.

FBI Background Checks
FBI background checks require more steps to complete.  When you have your Delaware background check completed, ask them to fill out an FBI fingerprint card which you will need to submit to the FBI. The following link will guide you through the rest of the process: https://www.fbi.gov/services/cjis/identity-history-summary-checks

If you have any further questions please contact reviewboard@aetnahhl.org

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Delaware Background Check Waiver Form  958k v. 2 Jan 5, 2017, 9:35 AM Aetna Webmaster
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State Fire Prevention Commission Affidavit  48k v. 2 Jan 5, 2017, 9:35 AM Aetna Webmaster