FBI Name Check [Federal Background Check]
FBI Name Check – http://www.fbi.gov/stats-services/name-checks
Representative questions that can be answered with this resource:
- What files are searched in the course of a FBI background check?
- How many name checks does the FBI do in the course of a year?
- What sports events will the FBI do name checks for?
Provides a high level overview of how the FBI checks names for criminal and terrorism histories. Also outlines the official circumstances under which a name check may be requested. They process about 3 million name checks a year.