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Criminal Investigations

Successful criminal background checks require attention to the record-keeping process in relevant jurisdictions. Because criminal records are not public in all states or because their use might be restricted, such research also requires knowledge of federal privacy and state open access laws. This section of the CIR teaching Web reviews the criminal record-keeping process and explains the differences between national, statewide and county criminal checks.

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