Posts Tagged: county criminal records

What’s Behind the Cost of a County Criminal Records Check?

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There is no better source than county (a.k.a. local) criminal records for the most useful information about the criminal background of your job candidates and employees. The county court system is where most criminal proceedings begin and end. Therefore, when performed properly, a search of county records will give you the most complete, accurate, and… Read more »

Getting County and Local Criminal Background Searches Right

Most employers today use background screening to help make good decisions in hiring or other employment issues, and criminal background is one of the most important factors to consider. Getting this information—and getting it right—is a lot more challenging than you might think. The U.S. has thousands of distinct and sometimes overlapping jurisdictions where arrests… Read more »

When It Comes to Employment Screening, Don’t Neglect the Federal Records

Your applicant could have a serious criminal record that might not be uncovered in a common national, state, or local criminal records search. And this could be trouble. Just last week we ran a background check on a gentleman who was applying for a job as a pharmaceutical courier. Without a federal criminal record check… Read more »