Jeremy Meeks Currently the Most Searched Name on

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Viral “hot mugshot guy” has caught so much attention, searches for Meeks’ information have skyrocketed on the popular background check website since last week.

Jeremy Meeks’ sexy mugshot has now gone viral, with the nation swooning over this fine-looking felon. But, it’s not just the Internet memes that have been spiraling out of control—Americans are scrambling for more information on the “hot convict” by signing on to Instant Checkmate to dig even deeper into his past. The website’s data has seen a sudden and drastic spike in searches for this mugshot hot shot, with people all over the nation looking for information. Jeremy Meeks tops the charts as the most-searched name over the past week on

“Instant Checkmate was launched as a tool for online daters to access information on potential suitors, but many people use the site to look up other persons of interest, such as celebrities, athletes or people in the news – even people with viral mugshots, like Jeremy Meeks,” explained Sean Shahrokhi, Director of Project Management at The Control Group, the web development company behind Instant Checkmate. “People are really itching to learn more about the guy. His name has been searched hundreds of times just in the last few days, because people are so intrigued by him. We don’t experience data spikes like this very often.”

Instant Checkmate is one of the nation’s leading people search finders and one of the most highly trafficked websites in America. The site provides members with access to an individual’s public records, such as court documents, criminal history, arrest records, marital status, arrest warrants, phone numbers, addresses, bankruptcy information and more. Instant Checkmate creates custom background reports from millions of public records, including information from state and local governments. Instant Checkmate members can perform unlimited searches on nearly anyone in the U.S. for one low, monthly rate.

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About Instant Checkmate: Instant Checkmate is an online service that provides people finder, public record, and criminal record information to individuals on a subscription basis. Instant Checkmate aggregates data from federal, state and local sources, which have been processed and made available electronically. Some of the databases used by Instant Checkmate include state sex offender information, court dockets, census records, county arrest records and other public records. Instant Checkmate compiles public records and creates user-friendly reports describing people living in the U.S. Instant Checkmate is not a consumer-reporting agency, does not provide consumer reports and may not be used for consumer credit, employment, insurance, tenant screening or any other purpose subject to the Fair Credit Reporting Act. For more information, please review Instant Checkmate Terms of Use.

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