I need to find out the owner of a car. i have the licence number. what reliable online resources can i use.

Asked 11 months ago - Des Moines, IA

i live in iowa the car is licence in minn.

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  1. Erik S. Fisk

    Contributor Level 14

    Answered . Nothing online.

    A private investigator can do this.

    If the car's occupant committed a crime, the police can also check.

    The comments listed here are of a general nature and should not be understood to create a formal attorney-client... more
  2. Christopher S. Wendland

    Contributor Level 10

    Answered . Generally this is not publicly available information.

    DISCLAIMER: I am an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of Iowa only and not in any other state. The... more
  3. Alan James Brinkmeier

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . Obtaining information about other people's vehicle numbers is impossible unless by officials channels such as the state police. This is because such information isn't as readily available as you might think for security reasons.

    If you want to know who the owner is because you are a little suspicious or just curious about the car that keeps driving by your home then the police may not help you.

    I predict in ten years time this may change. But.......not today.

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