Does a misdemeanor show up on a background check?

Answer When employers conduct background checks on potential employees, they can choose what types of crimes to screen for, and in at least some cases they may not look for misdemeanor convictions, which ... Read More »

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How long does a misdemeanor bad check charge in North Carolina show on a criminal background check?

In North Carolina, a misdemeanor charge remains on your criminal record unless removed--or expunged--by the court. Criteria for consideration include your age when the crime was committed (must be ... Read More »

Will an 18 year old sealed misdemeanor show up in a criminal background check?

Misdemeanors that have been sealed for approximately seven years--and which occurred prior to a person's eighteenth birthday--will not show up in a background check. If the misdemeanor took place a... Read More »

Will a misdemeanor charge appear on your criminal background check?

On One Hand: Comprehensive Background Check ContentsA comprehensive criminal background check includes a great deal of information about you. It includes not only misdemeanor charges of which you h... Read More »

Will a civil misdemeanor show up on an FBI criminal record check?

All properly recorded arrests and convictions will show up in an FBI background investigation, but a misdemeanor will not necessarily disqualify an applicant from employment with the FBI. Misdemean... Read More »