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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Fingerprint Based Background Checks – What You Need to Know
The background check processes and standards for the companies Uber and Lyft have been under much scrutiny since the alleged killing spree by an Uber driver in Michigan this February. According to Uber’s website, all potential drivers must partake in a screening process 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 »