If your employment with Red River College (RRC) requires a criminal records check (and vulnerable sector search, if requested), as a condition of employment, several service options are available to you, including:

  • SterlingBackCheck – This preferred online service provides results to RRC within 24 hours, in most cases. This service does not include a Vulnerable Sector Search.
  • Winnipeg Police Service – Online or in person. Can take up to 8 weeks to complete. Vulnerable Sector Search can be included on request.
  • RCMP – Can take up to 8 weeks to complete. Vulnerable Sector Search can be included on request.
  • Commissionaires Manitoba – Can take up to 5 days to complete. This service does not include a Vulnerable Sector Search.


If you also require abuse registry checks:

Please provide a copy of your receipt(s) to Human Resource Services to confirm that you have initiated the check(s). Upon receiving your completed check(s) back, you must provide the original document(s) to Human Resource Services.

Applicants are responsible for any service charges incurred. Completed checks dated within the last 90 days may be accepted.