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Title: Use and Management of Criminal History Record Information: A Comprehensive Report, 2001 Update
Series: BJS Criminal Justice Information Policy Report
Corporate Author: SEARCH Group Inc.
United States of America
Date Published: December 2001
Page Count: 193
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
Washington, DC 20531
Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
SEARCH Group Inc.
Sacramento, CA 95831
Grant Number: 96-BJ-CX-K010
Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America

Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: Agency Summary|PDF|Text
Agency Summary: 
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents a comprehensive description of all aspects of the Federal and State criminal history record information (CHRI) systems.
Abstract: Included are discussions of the structure of State systems, the uses of criminal history information for both criminal justice and noncriminal justice purposes, the current system for the exchange of criminal records among the States and the Federal Government, the technologies and policies associated with the FBI's Interstate Identification Index (III) and National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), and new technologies relating to positive identification. The report, which updates a previously issued report, uses nontechnical terms.
Main Term(s): Criminal justice information systems
Index Term(s): BJS Grant-related Documents; Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS); Computerized criminal histories; Criminal histories; Criminal history exchanges; Criminal justice statistics; Interagency cooperation; Interstate Identification Index; Records management
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