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  • How can I obtain a copy of my criminal record?
    To obtain a copy of your Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) criminal record, please follow the pr... Read More
    Last Updated: July 15, 2014

  • Can I work in law enforcement if I have a criminal record?
    To determine the impact your criminal record may have on your ability to get a job in criminal justi... Read More
    Last Updated: June 20, 2013

  • How can I find out if a sex offender is living in my neighborhood?
    To obtain information about or locate sex offenders in a specific area, please visit the Dru Sjodin ... Read More
    Last Updated: January 31, 2013

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  • State Progress in Record Reporting for Firearm-Related Background Checks: Protection Order Submissions,  BJS-Sponsored, April 2016, NCJ 249864. (12 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • The Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA): A Guide on SORNA Implementation in Indian Country,  SMART, March 2016, NCJ 249581.

  • Survey of State Criminal History Information Systems, 2014,  BJS-Sponsored, December 2015, NCJ 249799. (117 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • State Progress in Record Reporting for Firearm-Related Background Checks: Mental Health Submissions,  BJS-Sponsored, February 2016, NCJ 249793. (14 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Collateral Consequences of a Criminal Conviction: Impact on Corrections and Reentry,  NIJ-Sponsored, January 2016, NCJ 249734. (2 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • SMART Watch Dispatch, January 2016,  SMART, January 2016, NCJ 249735. (2 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

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