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  Live scan   

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Live scan is an inkless electronic system designed to capture an individual’s fingerprint images and demographic data (name, sex, race, date of birth, etc.) in a digitized format that can be transmitted to the Illinois State Police (ISP) for processing. Once received at the BOI for processing, the inquiry can then be forwarded to the FBI electronically for processing. All of this occurs within minutes and results in a biometric identification of an individual with little to no human intervention. Live scan can be used for criminal justice as well as non-criminal justice use.
 
Live scan Documents
 
Electronic Fingerprint Submission Specification - This document contains the specifications that must be met in order for a live scan fingerprint transaction to be submitted and processed by the ISP and the FBI.
Live Scan Technology for Non-Criminal Justice Use - This document explains how non-criminal justice entities can make use of a live scan fingerprinting.
Livescan Fingerprint Vendor List
 
How do I become a licensed live scan fingerprint vendor?
 
Licensing of live scan fingerprint vendors is handled through the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
 
To protect and maintain the confidentiality of information provided during the fingerprinting process, Public Act 95-613 amended the Private Detective, Private Alarm, Private Security, Fingerprint Vendor and Locksmith Act of 2004 to provide for the licensure of commercial live scan fingerprint vendors in Illinois. One of the qualifications for licensure requires live scan fingerprint vendors to successfully undergo training conducted or authorized by the Illinois State Police. In addition, this training course is being made available to the law enforcement community as part of their registration process.
 
As part of the licensing process, each applicant must complete the Illinois State Police Live Scan Certification Training Course, now available online at: http://isp.knowledgedirectweb.com/kd/10.cfm?cmpid=1. The cost to complete this training course is $25.00.
 

  Criminal Justice Statutes  

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The Illinois State Police, Bureau of Identification serves as the state central repository for all criminal history information. To assist agencies in meeting their statutory reporting requirements under Illinois Compiled Statute 20 ILCS 2630/5, the Bureau of Identification is providing a downloadable file of the statute database. This file contains all reportable ILCS Statutes, corresponding class of offense and an adult/juvenile reportable indicator flag. This file will be updated quarterly as legislative changes are made.

Text File Format
AOIC
Description
ILCS Statue
Class of Offense
Report to BOI
Prosecute as Juvenile
7
30
40
1
1
1
 
Left Click to View, Right Click to Download the text file   (txt)
File version date - May 2, 2016
 
If you have any questions concerning the text file, please call (815) 740-5160.

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