Will a DUI show up on a criminal background check?

Answer A criminal background check will usually only reveal a DUI if it is not older than seven years, and if the check includes Motor Vehicles Department records. Not all employers check these records, s... 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 »

Do arrests show on a criminal background check?

While many companies conduct background investigations of potential employees, the information gathered through these reports is often limited. Under current privacy legislation, potential employer... 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 »

What is a criminal background check?

A criminal background check is a report run on a person that shows whether he has been charged with and/or convicted of any misdemeanors or felonies. A criminal background check is done for a varie... Read More »