There are varieties of reasons for which Criminal Background Checks are done and unlike any public record such details are not accessible for any common individual. There are certain departments and licensed professionals who can help you get full access to such details. However seeing the need and demand of such criminal records many online websites are also coming up in the business providing all details at the ease of your home. However before seeking the help of such professional agencies or portals it is important to understand that information that is allowed by federal or state law can only be shared or provided.
Now the question is who actually can access or carry out Criminal Background Checks? There are many government agencies such as justice departments, law enforcement, military as well as legal departments who can access the criminal record of an individual at ease. There may be certain voluntary actions that may require them to ask about the consent, on whole authorized personals and officials can access such criminal records or details without any obligation. With national driver registration any individual can access or carryout Criminal Background Checks for any serious accident or incidents. Apart from some government agencies there are private agencies that too can access criminal record of any individual.
Private agencies, companies and institutes generally check the criminal record of any individual. There are various other reasons behind checking criminal records. Few are:
* For any international, naturalization, immigration as well as visa purposes
* There are certain licenses that are done only based on the criminal record of that individual
* There are some law enforcement purposes,for instance compilation of likely suspects for any kind of criminal investigation or case
* There are very few states known to allow citizen to cast vote with any kind of criminal record.