About Us

Armor Background Screeners is one of the leading background screening companies in Northeast Ohio and has quickly established a reputation as a premier vendor especially in the area of Employment Screening and Tenant Screening.

Armor specializes in the sports, medical and small business industries. We realize that each industry has a broad range of employment opportunities which is why we begin with a professional assessment of your business to determine the job responsibilities of your employees. Once the assessment is completed, we prepare a selection of reports that will provide the information you need to help you hire the most qualified employees for your company.

With a plan that fits your budget, we can help you:

  • Confirm the trustworthiness and reliability of applicants
  • Reduce costs by preventing theft and fraud in your workplace
  • Avoid liability issues and litigation

Armor offers the convenience and responsiveness of a local business yet we are powered by a premiere national provider of online background screening reports as well as the Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Armor’s unique partnerships provide customers with superior information, readable and user friendly reports, regulatory protection, convenience and speed, and competitive pricing.

  • No set-up fees
  • No monthly fees
  • No software fees
  • No training fees
  • You only pay for reports you run

Armor Background Screeners is FCRA compliant and provides all the necessary paperwork you need. Our compliance officers stay current with regulatory changes. Results are retained on secure, encrypted servers. Negative results are confirmed by experienced investigators. You can order searches yourself anytime of the day or night.

Why use Armor Background Screeners?

  • We provide personal service
  • Standard and Custom packages
  • Readable and user friendly reports
  • Our team has extensive experience in the industry.


Armor Background Screeners is a member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners.

Armor Background Screeners owner, Mary Herrick, is the Board President for the Blessing House in Lorain County, Ohio.


Our Mission Statement: Blessing House serves as a safety net for children of families in crisis by providing a temporary safe home for children and support for their families.

Blessing House is a children’s crisis care center, caring for children birth through 12, whose parents or caregivers are facing a crisis or emergency or who are experiencing a high level of stress that might put their children at risk of abuse or neglect.

Mary is a part of the Cleveland Business Advisors Group

The Business Advisors Group is a non-profit organization that is comprised of highly trained and diverse professionals focused on helping businesses succeed in the Cleveland area marketplace.

The group is committed to:

  • Getting to know you and your company
  • Delivering you the highest value-added service, product, and expertise
  • Building long-term business relationships

Our proven performers were brought into the Business Advisors Group for one reason, to make your business profitable by providing the highest level of products and services available in the Cleveland area.

Attesting to our team’s commitment to your success is their outstanding dedication to our local community and to the businesses they serve.

Armor Background Screeners is the exclusive background screening company for the Business Advisors Group.

Armor Background Screeners is a partner of the Lake Erie Crushers, a family-friendly baseball organization that emphasizes safety, quality and customer service for the people of their community.


Armor Background Screeners is a North East Ohio business with a national reach.
Call us today at the number below.

Mary Herrick
159 Crocker Park Blvd. 4th Floor
Westlake, Ohio 44145
Ph.: 216-218-1283