Police candidates in California face tough background screening process

Apr 06, 2011 Matt Roesly

Police candidates in California face tough background screening process

People in California wanting to pursue a career in law enforcement must go through a long process before they can get started. In addition to rigorous training, people who hope to get a law enforcement position in the Golden State must pass


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Report finds incidents of child ID theft growing

Apr 06, 2011 Brian Bradley

While a recent study found the number of identity fraud victims declined in 2010, a separate report from the Carnegie Mellon CyLab suggests that cases of child ID theft are a growing concern.The non-scientific report - based on ID protection


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Bill reduces reentry barriers into the workforce for non-convicted criminals

Apr 05, 2011 Matt Roesly

The ban the box bill - aptly named for the check box that asks job applicants if they have been convicted of a crime - was passed and signed by Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter on Friday, Philly.com reports.According to the news source, under


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New Jersey auto sales up thanks to improved financing market

Apr 04, 2011 Brian Bradley

New Jersey residents, like consumers nationwide, found it very difficult to find a quality car loan during the depths of the recession. Frozen credit and depreciating consumer purchasing power make buying a new car as difficult as at any time


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Massachusetts arrest highlights need for more stringent background screenings

Apr 04, 2011 Matt Roesly

Massachusetts arrest highlights need for more stringent background screenings

Nothing is more important than the well-being of young people in school as they learn nessecary skills to use throughout their lives. A recent rape case in Massachusetts has highlighted the added need for background screenings for those working


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