How far back does a employer look at criminal records?

Answer Your employer can look at background information as far back as the records in your county are kept. It is highly likely that any criminal information will be uncovered by an employer who diligentl... Read More »

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Can an employer find out your military discharge records?

Your military records are public domain once you're discharged. If they want to make the effort, all they have to do is request a copy from the National Personnel Records Centre. It can even be don... Read More »

Can my employer check my criminal record for 10 years?

Yes, in most cases a criminal offense will stay on your record for the rest of your life, and an employer can obtain these records with a background check. There is no guidance for employers when i... Read More »

Are criminal records really sealed?

When petitioned for and court ordered, expunging criminal records, or sealing, removes some criminal records from electronic databases, so routine checks for criminal record histories do not list t... Read More »