Ohio’s background check flaws put the public at risk; commercial searches better to protect the public

Ohio residents have been “falsely lulled into feeling secure with Ohio’s and the federal background check system,” said Columbus City Attorney Zach Klein in November 2020.  The state-maintained background check database is missing substantial amounts of criminal history information.  As reported by Courthouse News, “a minimum of 27% of Ohio felony convictions in 2015 were… Continue reading Ohio’s background check flaws put the public at risk; commercial searches better to protect the public