Glossary

The county criminal court check uncovers court records at the county level, including felony and misdemeanor records from the upper and lower courts if both are located at the same address.
Check to see if your candidate has a valid driver’s license and a clean driving history.
The national criminal database search comprises a search of the Department of Public Safety, Department of Corrections, Administrative Office of the Courts, Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, and the Department of Criminal Justice files and records, where available. Criminal records surfaced from the data search are verified for accuracy.
Our background checks go a step further with a review and check of the list of registered sex offenders.
Our background check partner, First Advantage, verifies personal identifying information provided on an application such as name, current address, Social Security Number, and previous addresses or aliases in order to establish a person’s unique identity and to help ensure the applicant represents him or herself truthfully. First Advantage facilitates comprehensive criminal record searches by automatically matching the applicant’s current and previous addresses with the appropriate counties and federal jurisdictions.