This is to make sure you keep your home and family safe from felons, criminals and predators of all walks of life.
With the development of the Internet, these records that contain background information of people have slowly been made available online.
If your wanting criminal records with pictures then the records will have to be recent and will usually come from a background check agencies.
The law has been modified and changed over the years until it was formed into the current legislation which allows just about anyone who has the necessary information to be able to search public records on just about anyone in the country.
This makes it easy to do free background checks criminal records.
These various public records such as criminal court records, police records and other vital public records information was kept in logs and have sat on shelves for the longest time.
Some of them have been destroyed over the years while some still remain intact.
The first immigration records were merely ship logs maintained by the shipping company.