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  NCJ Number: NCJ 200581     Find in a Library
  Title: Improving Access to and Integrity of Criminal History Records
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Author(s): Peter M. Brien
  Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 07/2005
  Page Count: 42
  Annotation: This report examines the problem of missing dispositions in State criminal history records and the availability of State records to support the National Instant Criminal Background Check System.
  Abstract: The report addresses the accomplishments that the National Criminal History Improvement Program has made since 1995 in improving the quality and accessibility of criminal history records and outlines future challenges in building a national criminal history records infrastructure. Electronic only, figures
  Main Term(s): Background investigations ; Criminal histories
  Index Term(s): Computerized criminal histories ; Criminal history exchanges ; State criminal justice systems
  Sale Source: Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Legislation/Policy Analysis
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
  Note: Downloaded November 3, 2005.
   
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