First, you should check the files at the court where you were tried and make sure the information is correct and up-to-date.Read More
Your employer could be concerned about protecting information for business or legal purposes (increased privacy and security risks when you use your own devices or network). Read More
Is information about my arrest record available to a potential California employer in a background check?
In California, employers can’t seek the arrest record of a potential employee (even though arrest record information is public record). If an applicant is out of jail but awaiting trial, employers can inquire regarding an arrest.Read More
In California, criminal histories (rap sheets) compiled by law enforcement agencies are not public record. Only certain employers such as public utilities, law enforcement, security guard firms and child care facilities have access to this information.Read More
Yes, you have the right to review your personnel files and make copies of documents you've signed in California. Read More