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NCJ Number: 48125 Find in a Library
Title: PRIVACY AND SECURITY OF CRIMINAL HISTORY INFORMATION - A GUIDE TO RECORD REVIEW AND CHALLENGE
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: National Criminal Justice Information & Statistics Service
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 31
Sponsoring Agency: National Criminal Justice Information & Statistics Service
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS GUIDE DESCRIBES THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE LEAA REGULATIONS CONCERNING PRIVACY AND SECURITY OF CRIMINAL HISTORY INFORMATION AS REGARDS INDIVIDUAL ACCESS, REVIEW, AND CHALLENGE OF A CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORD.
Abstract: THIS DOCUMENT IS INTENDED TO CLARIFY BOTH THE RIGHTS OF THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE AGENCY REGARDING RECORDS SECURITY AND PRIVACY. IT SHOULD BE OF INTEREST BOTH TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE PERSONNEL AND TO THOSE INTERESTED IN THE SCOPE OF INDIVIDUAL ACCESS AND REVIEW RIGHTS UNDER THE REGULATIONS. THE STATUTE AND REGULATIONS ARE PRESENTED. AS IS GENERAL INFORMATION REGARDING THEIR APPLICATIONS (I.E., AGENCIES COVERED, TYPE OF INFORMATION COVERED, AND INDIVIDUALS AUTHORIZED TO OBTAIN, REVIEW, AND CHALLENGE THE RECORD). REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES, RECORD REVIEW AND CHALLENGE, ADMINISTRATIVE APPEAL, AND DATA CORRECTION ARE OUTLINED. TYPICAL QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS CONCERNING RECORD REVIEW ARE PRESENTED. FINALLY, SAMPLE FORMS USED FOR: (1) REQUESTING CRIMINAL RECORD REVIEW; (2) CHALLENGING RECORDS; (3) RESPONDING TO CHALLENGES; AND (4) REQUESTING APPEALS ARE INCLUDED.
Index Term(s): Criminal histories; Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (LEAA); Laws and Statutes; Privacy and security; Regulations
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