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Biometrics and Next Generation Identification (NGI) | Collaborations | Law Enforcement Enterprise Portal (LEEP) | Law Enforcement Resources | National Crime Information Center (NCIC) | National Data Exchange (N-DEx) | National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) | Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR)
Results: 69 Items
June 27, 2017
The UCR Program’s revamp includes a NIBRS-only crime data collection with data from federal agencies, the Use-of-Force Data Collection, and a public portal.
May 30, 2017
Learn how information from the National Data Exchange system led the FBI’s Buffalo Field Office one step closer to ending the road show of an Internet scammer.
May 17, 2017
Detectives with the Hood River County (Oregon) Sheriff’s Office were able to use information from the FBI’s National Data Exchange (N-DEx) System to help build their case in a homicide investigation.
April 27, 2017
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation considers the preparation of local law enforcement agencies to be a key factor in their success in achieving the NIBRS transition.
April 11, 2017
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension stresses the importance of communication and shares valuable lessons that may benefit other agencies planning to transition to NIBRS.
March 14, 2017
Thanks to the National Data Exchange System and its affiliated databases, an unclaimed passport found in Washington state was reunited with its proper owner halfway across the country.
February 28, 2017
Thanks to a search of the FBI’s National Data Exchange System on a mobile device, an individual pulled over for a routine traffic stop was found to have outstanding warrants in another city, leading to the subject's detention and extradition.
February 14, 2017
An intelligence analyst in New York searched the National Data Exchange System to reveal a subject in a case involving cloned credit cards—and ultimately uncovered a 16-person fraud ring that touched five states.
October 5, 2016
The cost of criminal history record identification (CHRI) checks is now 50 percent lower than the amount charged for those services 23 years ago.
June 13, 2016
The CJIS Division released a revised version of the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Gun File Video on June 1, 2015.