Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson has appointed Mr. Brad Cazort to serve as Arkansas’ representative to the SEARCH Membership, effective Nov. 30, 2017.
SEARCH has just published a new issue in its Technical Brief series, which provides guidance to justice stakeholders on how to implement GFIPM using Microsoft’s Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) as an identify provider.
SEARCH Organizes November 7 Capitol Hill Briefing on Availability of Domestic Violence Protection Orders and Misdemeanor Crimes of Domestic Violence Information to the NICS
SEARCH organized a briefing for congressional and association staff focusing on the availability of domestic violence protection orders (DVPO) and misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence (MCDV) information to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).
The governors of Delaware and Montana have appointed new state representatives to the SEARCH Membership Group. Both appointments were effective September 29, 2017.
SEARCH Chair Brad Truitt is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. David J. Roberts as the organization's new Executive Director, effective December 1, 2017.
CJIS Disaster Recovery and Continuity of Operations: SEARCH Survey Documents State Strategies of CSAs
SEARCH has released the results of a recent informal survey of its Membership Group that was intended to gain a better understanding of how the CJIS Systems Agencies (CSA) in the states prepare for, prevent, and respond to incidents that disrupt services to their criminal justice information sharing (CJIS) systems.
In 2016, a focus group of SEARCH Members and officials from state criminal history repositories met to identify and document promising practices states have used to audit criminal history information systems (CHIS).