Ms. Donna Uzzell—who has represented Florida on the SEARCH Membership Group for more than two decades, and who is widely known for her ceaseless advocacy to protect vulnerable populations and support national justice programs —will receive SEARCH’s highest practitioner honor for 2018: The O.J. Hawkins Award.
Just Released: Biennial Survey Offers a National Snapshot Of State Criminal History Info/Operations at Year-end 2016
On Monday, February 12, BJS released the results of the 14th survey in the series—Survey of State Criminal History Information Systems, 2016—and it offers the most current and comprehensive snapshot of the data, trends, improvements, and practices spanning repository and criminal history operations nationwide.
The SEARCH Membership Group has elected Ms. Julie Butler to serve as Vice Chair of the Membership Group and Board of Directors. The election was held January 23 during the Membership’s 2018 Winter Meeting in Birmingham, Alabama.
SEARCH is pleased to welcome three new gubernatorial appointees to our Membership Group, representing the states of Hawaii, Kentucky, and Wyoming.
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).