Understanding the Criminal Background Check Process

In a previous blog post, we defined what a criminal background check is (and what it includes).

Now, it's time to discuss the criminal background check process itself. Let's say an organization is interested in hiring an applicant, pending the outcome of a criminal history check.

What happens next?

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Melissa Snyder

Melissa Snyder
Melissa Snyder, FCRA Advanced Certified from the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA), is Good Egg's Attorney and Compliance Manager. Not only is she an expert in the background screening legal landscape, she is also a lifelong Disney fanatic and is always on the hunt for hidden Mickeys.

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