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National Motor Vehicle Title Information System (NMVTIS)


NMVTIS and its Benefits to Law Enforcement
Vehicle theft and cloning have become a lucrative business for organized criminals with the profits often used to fund additional criminal activity and terrorism. The NMVTIS Law Enforcement Access Tool provides law enforcement with the information necessary to investigate vehicle-related crimes. The NMVTIS Law Enforcement Access Tool assists law enforcement with:

  • Investigating vehicles involved in violent crimes, smuggling (narcotics, weapons, and currency), and fraud
  • Identifying vehicle theft rings
  • Increasing the identification of other criminal enterprises involving vehicles

Law Enforcement Access to NMVTIS
Law enforcement agencies have two options to access the NMVTIS Law Enforcement Tool: 1) the Regional Information Sharing Systems (RISS) OR 2) Law Enforcement Online (LEO).

Law enforcement access to NMVTIS data is available at no cost to law enforcement through RISS and Law Enforcement Online (LEO) hosted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. If you are a law enforcement agent or investigator and would like to obtain instructions for accessing NMVTIS data, please email [email protected].

Date Created: February 19, 2012