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Title: PRIVACY AND SECURITY OF CRIMINAL HISTORY INFORMATION - AN ANALYSIS OF PRIVACY ISSUES
Author(s): G B TRUBOW
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 82
Sponsoring Agency: National Criminal Justice Information & Statistics Service
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Contract Number: 7-0553-J-LEAA
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: ISSUES RELEVANT TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF POLICIES IN THE AREA OF PRIVACY AND SECURITY OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE INFORMATION AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS ARE IDENTIFIED AND ANALYZED.
Abstract: BASIC CONSIDERATIONS GERMANE TO THE PRIVACY OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND THE DISSEMINATION OF INFORMATION ARE DESCRIBED. THE IMPACT OF THE OPEN RECORD POLICY, THE USE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE DATA OUTSIDE THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, THE SEALING AND PURGING OF RECORDS, AND OTHER REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO THE DATA FILES ARE PRESENTED. THE DOCUMENT ALSO INCLUDES DESCRIPTIONS OF THE EXPERIENCES OF COLORADO, ILLINOIS, MARYLAND, AND WASHINGTON IN THEIR DEVELOPMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE PRIVACY LEGISLATION. THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM OF EACH OF THESE STATES IS OUTLINED, FOLLOWED BY AN ANALYSIS OF EACH INFORMATION SYSTEM AND PRIVACY PROGRAM. EXCERPTS FROM STATE LEGISLATION ARE INCLUDED. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Civil rights; Colorado; Constitutional Rights/Civil Liberties; Criminal histories; Criminal justice information systems; Illinois; Laws and Statutes; Maryland; Privacy and security; Washington
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