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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

Started in 1958, National Library Week is a nationwide observance celebrated by all types of libraries - including the NCJRS Virtual Library. NCJRS invites you to explore the breadth and scope of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection and services. With more than 220,000 collection documents and 60,000 online resources, including all known Office of Justice Programs works, it is one of the world’s largest criminal justice special collections.

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NCJ Number: NCJ 187670   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
Title: Use and Management of Criminal History Record Information: A Comprehensive Report, 2001 Update
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Corporate Author: SEARCH Group Inc.
United States of America
Date Published: 12/2001
Page Count: 193
  Series: BJS Criminal Justice Information Policy Report
  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): Records management ; Interagency cooperation ; Criminal histories ; Computerized criminal histories ; Criminal justice statistics ; Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) ; Criminal history exchanges ; Interstate Identification Index ; BJS grant-related documents
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Grant Number: 96-BJ-CX-K010
Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
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United States of America

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Type: Statistics
Country: United States of America
Language: English
   
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