On Oct. 24, millions of Texas public records became available through a single database, URAPI.COM. For the first time, URAPI.COM will provide the public with a low cost method for finding out just about anything about anyone in Texas from numerous databases. URAPI.COM harnesses the criminal records, birth and death records, marriage and divorce records and other records from 36 public databases. Among them are databases helpful to business people: motor vehicle records and corporate records, an owners and officers search, as well as hotel room receipts and bar receipts by location. Additional databases are being added each month, including likes to databases available free on-line. Have a question about the new neighbor next door or anyone else in your neighborhood, church, company or day care center’ Locating an old friend or classmate’ Pinpointing known sex offenders’ What about the company you are about to do business with’ To introduce this new service, URAPI.COM is offering free searches through the month of November at www.URAPI.COM. Site visitors can do background checks by name and zip code for sex offenders. They can check on the history of a used vehicle, whether it has been wrecked, stolen or rebuilt, simply by entering a vehicle identification number (VIN).