How do I create an account on Garbo?
To create an account on Garbo, visit our site and select the “Sign Up” button or visit directly. You will need to provide the following inf...
Sun, Feb 13, 2022 at 11:08 PM
What is a promo code?
If you accessed Garbo via one of our partners, a referral code will automatically be entered when creating an account. This promo code enables you to receiv...
Sun, May 22, 2022 at 10:06 PM
What if my promo code isn’t working?
If you have a promo code and it is not working or states it is expired, please contact us at and we will investigate. 
Fri, May 27, 2022 at 9:09 PM
What information do I need to perform a search?
Garbo works with the limited information someone has before a first meeting — often only requiring a first name and phone number. Please note, Google Voice ...
Thu, Mar 16, 2023 at 2:11 PM
How long does it take to get results?
If we have enough user-provided information to perform an identity resolution, a search should take less than three minutes. However, if extensive offenses ...
Thu, Feb 10, 2022 at 2:06 PM
What is VOIP detection?
VOIP stands for “voice over internet protocol”. It is a type of phone number that can be created online without a traditional wireless provider through serv...
Thu, Mar 16, 2023 at 2:12 PM
What information does Garbo provide access to within a search?
Garbo provides access to available public records of arrests, convictions, and sex offender registry data across the United States. We do not currently have...
Tue, Nov 15, 2022 at 3:20 PM
Why is access limited to certain types of records in certain counties?
In the United States, each of the 3,000+ counties across the country make their own rules and regulations as it relates to public record access with the sta...
Tue, Aug 23, 2022 at 3:10 PM
Why is some information missing on a record?
Garbo cannot control the accuracy or completeness of government records. We are only able to report what is on the public record itself - which may be m...
Thu, Mar 16, 2023 at 2:12 PM
What is the coverage map feature in Garbo?
Garbo’s coverage map feature was designed to help provide our users with more transparency about the data available within Garbo’s system. When a user s...
Thu, Mar 16, 2023 at 2:14 PM