i heard only certain crimes are reported on CA live scan
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In theory, any arrest, filed case and dismissed case can show up on your full live scan report. The difference would be who has access to the report, how it can be used and under what circumstances.
Yes, a DUI most likely would show up. You can always check what's on your own report with a request with the DOJ. See the link below for more information.
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DUI / DWI Attorney
Yes a DUI would show up. You should just order a copy of your live scan and see what is there.
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Criminal Defense Attorney
YES. You can go online and look up live-scan kiosks for the closest location. The $40.00 investment is well worth it . You will discover that any and all misdemeanor and felony convictions as well as criminal arrests will appear. I always order these on everyone that is seeking immigration or an expungement. I have had to correct a lot of records where a common name will show convictions my client never received. Good Luck