Consumer Reporting Agencies (like Advanced Reporting) are often asked what the differences are between fingerprint based background checks and name based background checks. Fingerprint based background checks are only as good as the databases they pull the information from, and databases – including Read More »
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Progress Being Made in Improving Massachusetts Turnaround Times
The National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) has been working hard to try to improve the turnaround time for several counties in Massachusetts. Progress was made when meetings with court staff went well last week. While this is still the beginning of Read More »
Why are there so many criminal search options? Can’t I just search everywhere like they do on TV?
Unfortunately the reality of criminal searches is nothing like what it looks like on TV and there is no single source for every criminal record in the United States. Even the FBI’s database, the National Crime Information Center, is not probable cause Read More »