I just read an article on Thecrimereport.org that I thought you should read. Many companies routinely perform security background screens for new or current employees. These checks can fail in certain cases, confusing the employee with someone with the same name who has committed some felony. Companies have the means to better secure their proceedings but often fail to do so, endangering employee prospects and leading to the fining of these companies.
Read the full article here:
Employers’ Criminal Background Checks Can Fail in Database Confusion