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Monitoring - San Luis Obispo County, California removed the candidate’s date of birth (DOB) as search criteria in its criminal name search engines and court records. This removal affects both the courthouse kiosks and the court's website. This change impacts all Consumer Reporting Agencies, including Checkr, potentially leading to longer background check processing times. Please expect delays.
Jul 09, 2024 - 00:32 UTC
Update - We are continuing to monitor for any further issues.
Jul 09, 2024 - 00:29 UTC
Monitoring - High Impact

--CA: San Bernardino - Researchers are facing in-court limitations and have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--CA: Los Angeles - Effective February 23, 2024 at close of business, Los Angeles County online index no longer includes the month and year of birth. Researchers must rely on clerk assistance. Please expect extensive delays.
--HI: All counties - The court clerk's procedures for processing request has led to slowdowns. We are actively exploring efficiencies to improve TAT.

Medium Impact

--OH: Cuyahoga - Municipal court issues have caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays for the next 1 - 2 weeks.
--GA: Muscogee - Issues with the online index has caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays.
--CA: Stanislaus - DOBs have been removed from the courthouse terminals. Researchers have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--GA: Clayton - As of 6/3/2024, Superior Court cases that need DOB confirmation or are missing sentencing information now require clerk assistance. Researchers used to be able to access this information from in court PATs, but Superior Court access has been removed. Please expect delays.
--MI: Grand Traverse, Antrim, and Leelanau - The Circuit and District court websites for these three counties is currently down. According to the clerks there is no ETA for when they will be fixed. It appears this is also affecting the in-court PATs. Research is halted in these counties for the time being.
--TX: Jefferson Due to Hurricane Beryl; courts in Jefferson are closed. We do not have an ETA for reopening.

Low Impact

--MS: Holmes - Researchers are facing in-court limitations and have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--MS: DeSoto - Court clerk staffing issues are causing increased turn around time. Please expect delays.
--LA: St Tammany - The online website is down while the court transitions to a new case management system. In the meantime, we’re completing searches via court researchers. Please expect delays.
--NV: Carson City - The Carson City District Court records clerk is behind on requests. Please expect delays.
--NY: Tioga - The research method changed in mid-March. Researchers used to be able to conduct research on a PAT, but now all requests must be submitted to the clerks. Clerks will only process 10 searches a day. Going forward, please anticipate increased TAT in this county.
--TX: San Patricio and San Jacinto - These courts are transitioning to a new case management system with no ETA for completion. All searches are on hold while the system migration takes place.
--OH: Butler - Issues with the online index have caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays.

Jul 09, 2024 - 00:26 UTC
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Jul 09, 2024 - 00:22 UTC
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Jul 01, 2024 - 15:06 UTC
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Jun 26, 2024 - 17:57 UTC
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Jun 13, 2024 - 21:16 UTC
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May 30, 2024 - 21:08 UTC
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May 22, 2024 - 16:25 UTC
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May 02, 2024 - 22:08 UTC
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Apr 30, 2024 - 22:21 UTC
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Apr 25, 2024 - 17:20 UTC
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Apr 16, 2024 - 22:06 UTC
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Apr 11, 2024 - 22:36 UTC
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Apr 03, 2024 - 15:16 UTC
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Mar 29, 2024 - 21:48 UTC
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Mar 25, 2024 - 22:11 UTC
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Mar 13, 2024 - 21:41 UTC
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Mar 07, 2024 - 22:56 UTC
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Mar 05, 2024 - 00:01 UTC
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Feb 20, 2024 - 20:14 UTC
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Feb 17, 2024 - 00:13 UTC
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Feb 14, 2024 - 00:56 UTC
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Feb 07, 2024 - 00:31 UTC
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Jan 30, 2024 - 07:59 UTC
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Jan 24, 2024 - 16:46 UTC
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Jan 16, 2024 - 17:37 UTC
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Jan 08, 2024 - 23:37 UTC
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Jan 04, 2024 - 16:41 UTC
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Dec 27, 2023 - 22:57 UTC
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Dec 13, 2023 - 18:37 UTC
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Dec 11, 2023 - 23:51 UTC
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Dec 08, 2023 - 01:09 UTC
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Nov 28, 2023 - 21:19 UTC
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Nov 21, 2023 - 00:33 UTC
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Nov 14, 2023 - 00:21 UTC
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Oct 31, 2023 - 01:02 UTC
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Oct 23, 2023 - 23:52 UTC
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Oct 20, 2023 - 14:59 UTC
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Oct 17, 2023 - 00:03 UTC
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Oct 12, 2023 - 21:05 UTC
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Oct 06, 2023 - 21:12 UTC
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Oct 02, 2023 - 23:35 UTC
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Sep 28, 2023 - 23:05 UTC
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Sep 25, 2023 - 23:35 UTC
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Sep 21, 2023 - 00:40 UTC
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Sep 14, 2023 - 18:33 UTC
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Sep 06, 2023 - 22:15 UTC
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Aug 28, 2023 - 23:11 UTC
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Aug 18, 2023 - 18:36 UTC
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Aug 10, 2023 - 22:45 UTC
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Aug 03, 2023 - 15:54 UTC
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Jul 31, 2023 - 21:24 UTC
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Jul 28, 2023 - 22:09 UTC
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Jul 25, 2023 - 22:45 UTC
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Jul 21, 2023 - 23:23 UTC
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Jul 17, 2023 - 23:14 UTC
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Jul 14, 2023 - 23:18 UTC
Monitoring - In response to Michigan's Clean Slate Law, Michigan counties are experiencing varying constraints. There is no ETA for when these courts will resume normal business operations. Please anticipate considerable delays in all Michigan counties.
Jul 06, 2023 - 22:26 UTC
Update - The court's website is experiencing instability issues, which may or may not be related to the DOB redaction. This is affecting all Consumer Reporting Agencies, including Checkr. We are actively exploring ways to improve TAT, but in the meantime, please continue to expect delays.
Jul 08, 2024 - 21:57 UTC
Update - We have confirmed that as of 7/1/2024, the DOB has been removed from the court's website and the public access terminal. This will impact all Consumer Reporting Agencies, including Checkr. As a result, you may experience longer background check processing times.
Jul 01, 2024 - 15:10 UTC
Monitoring - Checkr learned from our researchers that all courts in Orange County, California are planning to remove the candidate’s date of birth as search criteria in its criminal name search engines and court records. This removal is likely to affect both the courthouse kiosks and the court's website. Since the removal of date of birth will be implemented at the court level, it will impact all Consumer Reporting Agencies, including Checkr. As a result, you may experience longer background check processing times.

The court has not yet announced an implementation date but as soon as the court announces new information we will publish additional details here

Jun 26, 2024 - 18:00 UTC
Update - Searches can be processed at this time but clerk assistance is needed. Please continue to expect delays.
Jul 01, 2024 - 15:06 UTC
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Jun 26, 2024 - 17:57 UTC
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Jun 13, 2024 - 20:50 UTC
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May 30, 2024 - 21:08 UTC
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May 22, 2024 - 16:25 UTC
Update - The court has not completed the system update. There is currently no ETA for completion. Please continue to expect delays.
May 02, 2024 - 22:08 UTC
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Apr 30, 2024 - 22:21 UTC
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Apr 25, 2024 - 16:29 UTC
Update - The court communicated that criminal and traffic requests won't be processed until after May 1, 2024. Please continue to expect delays.
Apr 16, 2024 - 22:10 UTC
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Apr 11, 2024 - 22:36 UTC
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Apr 03, 2024 - 15:17 UTC
Monitoring - Berrien County Trial Court is pausing all criminal background checks starting March 28, 2024 for 2-3 weeks due to switching to a new computer system. At this time no criminal searches can be completed. Please expect delays.
Mar 29, 2024 - 21:46 UTC
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Jun 26, 2024 - 17:56 UTC
Monitoring - Superior and State Court indexes are offline out of an abundance of caution due to a potential cyber-attack. The court is actively adding additional security measures and is investigating the potential breach. While the court confirmed that they are working to resolve the issue as soon as possible there is no ETA at this time. Please expect delays.
May 14, 2024 - 20:05 UTC
Past Incidents
Jul 13, 2024

No incidents reported today.

Jul 12, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jul 11, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jul 10, 2024
Resolved - The CA DMV is back online and MVRs are once again processing as normal.
Jul 10, 17:21 UTC
Identified - The CA DMV is currently offline and MVRs are unavailable at this time. We are in contact with the state on how we can resolve this and will notify you of any changes.
Jul 10, 16:01 UTC
Resolved - The Michigan DMV is back online and MVRs are once again processing as normal.
Jul 10, 00:51 UTC
Monitoring - The Michigan DMV is currently offline and MVRs are unavailable at this time. We are in contact with the state on how we can resolve this and will notify you of any changes.
Jul 9, 23:26 UTC
Jul 9, 2024
Resolved - This incident has been resolved.
Jul 9, 00:22 UTC
Monitoring - High Impact

--CA: San Bernardino - Researchers are facing in-court limitations and have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--CA: Los Angeles - Effective February 23, 2024 at close of business, Los Angeles County online index no longer includes the month and year of birth. Researchers must rely on clerk assistance. Please expect extensive delays.
--HI: All counties - The court clerk's procedures for processing request has led to slowdowns. We are actively exploring efficiencies to improve TAT.

Medium Impact

--OH: Cuyahoga - Municipal court issues have caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays for the next 1 - 2 weeks.
--GA: Muscogee - Issues with the online index has caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays.
--CA: Stanislaus - DOBs have been removed from the courthouse terminals. Researchers have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--GA: Clayton - As of 6/3/2024, Superior Court cases that need DOB confirmation or are missing sentencing information now require clerk assistance. Researchers used to be able to access this information from in court PATs, but Superior Court access has been removed. Please expect delays.
--MI: Grand Traverse, Antrim, and Leelanau - The Circuit and District court websites for these three counties is currently down. According to the clerks there is no ETA for when they will be fixed. It appears this is also affecting the in-court PATs. Research is halted in these counties for the time being.

Low Impact

--MS: Holmes - Researchers are facing in-court limitations and have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--MS: DeSoto - Court clerk staffing issues are causing increased turn around time. Please expect delays.
--LA: St Tammany - The online website is down while the court transitions to a new case management system. In the meantime, we’re completing searches via court researchers. Please expect delays.
--NV: Carson City - The Carson City District Court records clerk is behind on requests. Please expect delays.
--NY: Tioga - The research method changed in mid-March. Researchers used to be able to conduct research on a PAT, but now all requests must be submitted to the clerks. Clerks will only process 10 searches a day. Going forward, please anticipate increased TAT in this county.
--TX: San Patricio and San Jacinto - These courts are transitioning to a new case management system with no ETA for completion. All searches are on hold while the system migration takes place.
--OH: Butler - Issues with the online index have caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays.

Jul 1, 15:22 UTC
Jul 8, 2024

Unresolved incident: [Delayed] - Orange County, CA.

Jul 7, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jul 6, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jul 5, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jul 4, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jul 3, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jul 2, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jul 1, 2024
Resolved - This incident has been resolved.
Jul 1, 16:19 UTC
Identified - The Montana DMV will be performing scheduled maintenance from Friday, June 28th and the end of day on Sunday, June 30th. MVRs requested during this time will not be completed until the scheduled maintenance is done.
Jun 25, 18:36 UTC
Resolved - This incident has been resolved.
Jul 1, 16:19 UTC
Monitoring - The Louisiana DMV will be performing scheduled maintenance Sunday, 6/30 from 6-9am PT. MVRs requested during this time will not be completed until the scheduled maintenance is done.
Jun 28, 20:16 UTC
Resolved - This incident has been resolved.
Jul 1, 15:13 UTC
Monitoring - High Impact

--CA: San Bernardino - Researchers are facing in-court limitations and have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--CA: Los Angeles - Effective February 23, 2024 at close of business, Los Angeles County online index no longer includes the month and year of birth. Researchers must rely on clerk assistance. Please expect extensive delays.
--HI: All counties - The court clerk's procedures for processing request has led to slowdowns. We are actively exploring efficiencies to improve TAT.

Medium Impact

--OH: Cuyahoga - Municipal court issues have caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays for the next 1 - 2 weeks.
--GA: Muscogee - Issues with the online index has caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays.
--CA: Stanislaus - DOBs have been removed from the courthouse terminals. Researchers have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--GA: Clayton - As of 6/3/2024, Superior Court cases that need DOB confirmation or are missing sentencing information now require clerk assistance. Researchers used to be able to access this information from in court PATs, but Superior Court access has been removed. Please expect delays.
--MI: Grand Traverse, Antrim, and Leelanau - The Circuit and District court websites for these three counties is currently down. According to the clerks there is no ETA for when they will be fixed. It appears this is also affecting the in-court PATs. Research is halted in these counties for the time being.

Low Impact

--TX: Travis - Updates were recently made to the Austin Municipal Court primary index. Please expect delays for searches conducted within this courthouse.
--MS: Holmes - Researchers are facing in-court limitations and have to rely on clerk assistance for searches to be completed. Please expect delays.
--MS: DeSoto - Court clerk staffing issues are causing increased turn around time. Please expect delays.
--LA: St Tammany - The online website is down while the court transitions to a new case management system. In the meantime, we’re completing searches via court researchers. Please expect delays.
--NV: Carson City - The Carson City District Court records clerk is behind on requests. Please expect delays.
--NY: Tioga - The research method changed in mid-March. Researchers used to be able to conduct research on a PAT, but now all requests must be submitted to the clerks. Clerks will only process 10 searches a day. Going forward, please anticipate increased TAT in this county.
--TX: San Patricio and San Jacinto - These courts are transitioning to a new case management system with no ETA for completion. All searches are on hold while the system migration takes place.
--OH: Butler - Issues with the online index have caused processing slowdowns. Please expect delays.

Jun 21, 21:01 UTC
Jun 30, 2024

No incidents reported.

Jun 29, 2024

No incidents reported.