Criminal Background & Child Abuse Clearances

The following departments/positions require criminal background and child abuse clearances:
  • Aging
  • Children Youth and Families
  • Drug and Alcohol
  • Emergency Services
  • Juvenile Probation
  • Library
  • Mental Health/Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities
  • Parks
  • Prison/Corrections
  • Public Health
  • Youth Center

Criminal History Report


Report of criminal history from the Pennsylvania State Police; Child Abuse History Clearance from the Department of Human Services (Child Abuse); and Fingerprint based federal criminal history submitted through the Pennsylvania State Police or its authorized agent (FBI).

All positions at the Justice Center require a criminal history background to be completed before a hiring decision is made.