A people search is a general term for a compilation of an individual’s personal information using official records and online searches. This can include phone numbers and email addresses, current and prior addresses, family members, criminal records, marriage and divorce records, property records, judgments, liens, and more. A people search is a confidential method for individuals or businesses to find information about other people. They pull from multiple data sources to compile a complete list of information. Online databases allow individuals to instantly search for other people’s personal information.