Does California Department of Justice background check show convictions (no jail time) from other state?

What exactly show up besides convictions from CA?

San Diego, CA -

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Seth Andrew Weinstein

Seth Andrew Weinstein

Criminal Defense Attorney - Sherman Oaks, CA
Answered

California DOJ has the ability to view convictions from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. territories and I believe Canada. This is because DOJ has access to the FBI database.

Seth Weinstein, Esq.
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David Philip Shapiro

David Philip Shapiro

Criminal Defense Attorney - San Diego, CA
Answered

Submit to a livescan and see for yourself.

Law Offices of David Shapiro 3555 4th Avenue San Diego, CA 92103 (619) 295-3555
Christine C McCall

Christine C McCall

Administrative Law Lawyer - Pasadena, CA
Answered

All state and federal convictions will be shown on your Dept of Justice Live Scan (CA) and on your NCIC (FBI) record. But why guess about what is there? Order your own copy. Fast cheap reliable. Use Google for a list of outlets all over the State of CA to get this done.

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Ron S Bamieh

Ron S Bamieh

Criminal Defense Attorney - Ventura, CA
Answered

Depending on the agency and the background check they do is the most conservative answer I can give. However, if I was a betting man, I would bet it does in a majority of cases.

Gray Richard Proctor

Gray Richard Proctor

Federal Crime Lawyer - Orlando, FL
Answered

Should be everything - I think it uses the FBI database. But it may depend - are you talking abt a BG check for a job?

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