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NCJ Number: NCJ 171671     Find in a Library
Title: National Crime Prevention and Privacy Compact: Resource Materials
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Project Director: S J Barton
Corporate Author: SEARCH - National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics
United States of America
Date Published: 1999
Page Count: 29
  Annotation: This report presents a section-by-section analysis of the National Crime Prevention and Privacy Compact, which will define procedures for interstate exchange of criminal history records for noncriminal justice purposes such as background checks on persons seeking positions involving national security or employment with children and the elderly.
Abstract: The document also describes the basic framework of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Interstate Identification Index, which provides interstate access for criminal records. The report, prepared by SEARCH, the National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics, under a grant from the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) National Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP), is part of the continuing series of BJS reports addressing the status of and issues associated with criminal history records in the Untied States. Text of the Compact and copies of Department of Justice correspondence regarding it
Main Term(s): Crime prevention planning
Index Term(s): Background investigations ; Interagency cooperation ; Criminal history exchanges ; Computer aided investigations ; Interstate Identification Index
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Grant Number: 96-BJ-CX-K010
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Box 6000
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United States of America

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Type: Policy/Procedure Handbook/Manual
Country: United States of America
Language: English
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