Connecticut Employment Screening Services
All employment screening services including pre-employment drug screening and pre-employment criminal record background checks are available in Connecticut
Our criminal records Smart Search Plus® has become the industry standard for a quality criminal records background check.
It includes an unlimited check of the Federal criminal records repositories in the states where the applicant has lived for the past 7 years.
It also includes a check of any needed state and county criminal records checks as well as a social security number address history trace, a multi-state criminal records database search and a check of of the sex offender registry in all 50 states.
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Connecticut Use Of Social Media In Hiring:
Prohibits an employer from requiring or requesting an employee or applicant to provide it with a username and password or to access a personal online account in the presence of the employer (effective Oct. 1, 2015)
Arrest: Employers are restricted from requesting or using arrest records. Connecticut prohibits the state from distributing arrest records not followed by a conviction or a conviction record that has been erased in connection with an application for employment. Conn. Gen. Stat. § 46a-80(d). Connecticut allows arrest records to be automatically erased when someone is not convicted and allows him or her to deny having an arrest record when asked.
Connecticut General Statutes § 54-142a
No statute or regulation prohibits the collection and use of conviction information. However, it is the policy of the state of Connecticut to encourage all employers to give favorable consideration to providing jobs to qualified individuals, including those with criminal convictions. Conn. Gen. Stat. §§ 46a-79, 46a-80
A current Connecticut county criminal records background check is recommended for the most up to date and complete employment background check information.
Connecticut Admin Office of Courts
Court records of statewide felony and misdemeanor dispositions including motor vehicle citations dating to 1995; felonies date to 1989. Records on approximately 437,000 persons. Results show defendant name, DOB, race, sex, offense date, offense description, arresting agency, disposition, disposition date, case #, court jurisdiction, sentence.
Connecticut Dept of Corrections
This database contains current and historical felony and misdemeanor information for inmates and arrests that are or have been under the supervision of the Connecticut Department of Corrections since 1995. Limited arrest information is provided. The jurisdiction provides monthly updates of the most current data available.
Connecticut Sex Offender
Registry contains records, from October 1, 1988, to the present, for offenders who have been convicted or found not guilty by reason of mental disease or defect. Includes photos.