Category: Public Records Research


What is Data Intelligence and Why Does the Background Screening Industry Care?

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What is Data Intelligence?

Business processes are increasingly being driven by technology. Tasks that used to require manual input or interpretation are now being handled by artificial intelligence and data automation. In the background screening industry, however, a mistake in a criminal records search can have significant consequences. While big data is now a regular facet of business, the… Read more

5 Most Popular Posts from the Public Records Research Blog in 2019

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Top Posts of 2019 Public Records Research Blog

It is a dynamic time in the industry of public records research, and it shows in the blog posts that generated the most attention this year. Here is the content our readers found most valuable in 2019. #1: How to Write an RFP for Public Records Research Services As a CRA, when you’re looking to… Read more

3 Surprising Things You Might Not Know About County Court Records

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3 Surprising Things You Might Not Know About County Court Records

County criminal court records are touted as one of the most useful, authoritative sources of information about an individual’s criminal background. At the same time, there are a lot of misconceptions when it comes to these records. As a CRA, you work with employers to help them understand the advantages and limitations of such research.… Read more

How We Address the Challenges of Federal Criminal Records Research

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Overcoming the Challenges of Federal Criminal Records Research

Q&A with Cody Funkhouser, Criminal Research Analyst Federal criminal records are unique not only in terms of the types of cases that are housed in the files, but also in terms of the way they are reported, searched, and retrieved. Since 1999, many case files are maintained and made available through the United States Courts’… Read more