LaGrange Police offering free criminal record restriction - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

Business owners with criminal records haunted by their past  PBS NewsHour

Dearborn Heights resident questions mayor about criminal background of a city employee; employee responds  The Arab American News

Changes to criminal record checks regime and the PVG Scheme in Scotland  Lexology

Chokehold ban, duty to intervene among criminal justice reform ideas presented to House  KATV

R3 Score helps people with criminal records find work  Fast Company

Dearborn Heights resident addresses criminal background of a city employee; Employee responds  The Arab American News

Criminal record will no longer bar people outright from seeking occupational licenses in R.I.  The Providence Journal

The FDIC Again Loosens Restrictions on Hiring Bank Personnel with Criminal Histories  Lexology

Ban the college application criminal records checkbox - On top of Philly news  Billy Penn

Learn Saturday how to expunge your criminal record  AustinTalks

Florida GOP candidate's ad misleads about rival's criminal history  PolitiFact

Oregon Criminal Justice Commission: Initiative Petition 44 Will Nearly Eliminate Racial Disparities for Drug Arrests, Convictions  The Skanner

Colten Wright: Candidate, Santa Rosa County Commissioner – District 5  Pensacola News Journal

Sallie Mae Accused of Race Bias in Worker Criminal Record Checks  Bloomberg Law

Can a change of address land you in state prison? If you’re on parole in Pennsylvania, it can.  The Philadelphia Inquirer

Hillsborough Sheriff faces challenge from the right in Republican primary  Tampa Bay Times

Anderson church welcomes pastor with criminal record  The Herald Bulletin

Marty Walsh launches pilot program to help residents seal, expunge criminal records  Boston.com

Hillsborough deputies search for man after shooting attack in Seffner  Tampa Bay Times

Baltimore County launches crime data dashboard; crime down 11% over three years  Baltimore Sun

New program encourages hiring people with criminal records, Lexington restaurant already on it - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

Third suspect in the fatal shooting of 7-year-old Zamar Jones surrenders  The Philadelphia Inquirer

High-living Lexington man who embezzled $1 million from dumpster firm gets prison  The State

How criminal background checks lead to discrimination against millions of Americans  The Washington Post

UK taxi, private hire vehicle drivers to undergo criminal record checks every 6 months  Reuters

Trump’s Bank Was Subpoenaed by N.Y. Prosecutors in Criminal Inquiry  The New York Times

Michelle Salzman: Candidate, Florida House, District One  Pensacola News Journal

Muncie man arrested in murder investigation  The Star Press

Ex-con busted in fatal Brooklyn shooting  New York Daily News

Police Search for Gunman Who Opened Fire Along Interstate 20, Crashed, Stole Pickup  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Jimmie Trotter: Candidate, County Commissioner District 1  Pensacola News Journal

The facts are egregious: Suspect in homophobic Taunton attack held without bail  Enterprise News

Working Strategies: Job search in recovery for those with a criminal record  TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Jerry Couey: Candidate, County Commissioner District 3  Pensacola News Journal

Jesse Casey: Candidate, District 1 County Commissioner  Pensacola News Journal

Autopsy details toddler Frankie Gonzalez's violent death  Waco Tribune-Herald

Angry customer wants to see shady contractor get nailed  FOX 2 Detroit

Leaving Gun Towers and Barbed Wire for a Healing House  The New York Times

Spotlight: US record gun sales continue in historic uncertain times - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Public Record Oswego County Police Blotter | Oswego County  NNY360

Villager out $2000 after unfinished repair job by unlicensed contractor  Villages-News

Grassley, Warner keep up pressure for information in Park Police slaying of Bijan Ghaisar; Fairfax police join case  Washington Post

‘It's Because I'm Black': Rejected Police Recruits Say System Is Racist  NBC 10 Philadelphia

Ronaldinho lawyers ready to plea-bargain in Paraguay fake passport case - sources  ESPN

Child murder case against former Ashtabula woman going to grand jury  The Star Beacon

These political candidates are embracing their criminal records  Mic

Teens accused in grisly 2019 murder of elderly Pocatello woman back in court  Idaho State Journal

President Trump and his Company Investigated for Possible Fraud, Filing Suggests  The New York Times

News of Record: Aug. 7, 2020 | News, Sports, Jobs  Fort Dodge Messenger

Black man's life sentence in stolen hedge clippers case is 'cruel and unusual,' Louisiana judge says  USA TODAY

Boston police commissioner calls for tips on brazen morning killing  Boston Herald

Man With Long Criminal Record Gets 5 Years for Bank Robbery  U.S. News & World Report

BREAKING: Murder Suspect Was Released After COVID-19 Court Delay, Allegedly Kills Former Girlfriend Before Trial  ALXnow

New Bill Would Delay Criminal Background Checks On Job Candidates  Rockville, MD Patch

Jeff Bergosh: Candidate, Escambia County Commissioner, District 1  Pensacola News Journal

POLITICO Playbook PM: How far apart are the Covid relief negotiators? This far.  Politico

FDIC Issues Rule on Section 19 of FDI Act  ESR NEWS

DA: Longmont officers who shot man outside apartment complex in July will not be charged  Longmont Times-Call

Facts about criminal records and voting in Georgia  The Albany Herald

Former Metrolinx employees launch human rights complaint over failed background check  CityNews Toronto

The Gun Industry in America  Center For American Progress

MPD: Woman wanted for tricking men into letting her inside homes and stealing  FOX10 News

Manitowoc County Criminal Court Records  seehafernews.com

Viewpoints: ICE Needs To Stop Shameful Spread Of Virus In Detention Centers; It's Time To Find Medicaid Funds, End Food Insecurity  Kaiser Health News

Importance of carrying out a background check before hiring  AZ Big Media

Oregon Officials Explain How Decriminalized Drugs And Legal Psilocybin Therapy Would Impact The State  Marijuana Moment

Opinion: A murder, a false confession, an enduring mystery  CT Post

Overcoming an Electoral Hurdle Could Help Tip North Carolina in November |  Capital and Main

Chaos in Courts: 'Keep Everyone in Jail and We'll Sort it Out'  Bloomberg Law

US firearms purchases skyrocket during pandemic, according to FBI records  CNN

Va. Sen. Mark Warner ‘bitterly disappointed’ by lack of answers from Park Police in Bijan Ghaisar shooting  WTOP

St. Paul man and woman used computer cord, hangers, butane can to assault woman, charges say  TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Response to Bert Windle's letter last week.  Sun Community News & Printing

Drug Test Falsification Device and Reefer Possession Arrests Top Wednesday Booking Report  San Angelo LIVE!

Kennedy, Markey face tough questions on their political records in criminal justice forum  Boston Herald

Conflict in the court: Teen released and detained multiple times on the same offense  KTBS

NH State Police Admit Mistake! Criminal Record Annulment Saga Continues  Free Keene

$3 million in marijuana seized in Savoy, police say; feds say Chinese nationals setting up large grow operati  MassLive.com

Houston man accused of using $1.6M of COVID-19 relief money to buy Lamborghini has long rap sheet  KHOU.com

Houston police chief, victims’ advocates angered by cases of accused murderers released on multiple bonds  KPRC Click2Houston

Bethel faces backlash for George Floyd scholarship  Clarion

Nashua Police Charged Harry Sauve with Criminal Threatening & Convicted Felons  STL.News

Suspect in Madison homicide identified as 13-year-old victim's father  Madison.com

Orland man indicted for manslaughter in connection with fatal January crash  Bangor Daily News

Muncie woman, Michigan man face auto theft charges  The Star Press

Recovering addict says getting arrested was the best thing that ever happened to him  East Idaho News

Letters to the Editor: Aug. 7, 2020  TCPalm

Rhode Island Man Sentenced to 21 Months for Threatening Prof. Believed to Be Affiliated With Harvard | News  Harvard Crimson

Norfolk man accused of fraudulently getting $197,000 in COVID-19 disaster loan money  wtkr.com

Northern Virginia apartment manager ends screening policy barring renters with minor convictions  Inside NoVA

Juvenile Records Laws Must Be Reformed to Prevent Ongoing Racism  Juvenile Justice Information Exchange

Retired Santa Maria probation officer pleads not guilty; released on own recognizance  Lompoc Record

Program offers alternative for youth who commit misdemeanors  Cronkite News

A Better World Is Not a Place, But a Practice: A Conversation with Judith Levine and Erica R. Meiners  lareviewofbooks

Two Black safety dispatchers hired at Metrolinx lost their jobs after failing Toronto police background checks. They have no criminal records  Toronto Star

Probation for woman | Crime  Journal Times

Three women get jail time, probation for trying to burn Chico State police car  Chico Enterprise-Record

Reimagine our schools as a school-to-museum pipeline for Black students  theartblog.org

Criminal histories shouldn’t unnecessarily stop people from getting housing in Tacoma  Tacoma News Tribune