Record Staff Writer
Starting Nov. 1, the Roswell Police Department, the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office and New Mexico State Police will no longer perform pre-employment fingerprinting and background checks. The process is being computerized and local law enforcement do not have the required software.
For the rest of the month, the CCSO, the NMSP and the RPD will continue to offer these services on their standard days — Thursday at the Sheriff’s Office, Wednesday afternoon at State Police Headquarters on West Second Street and all day on Wednesdays at the Police Department.
The Department of Public Safety has contracted with 3M Cogent to take advantage of the National WebCheck, a fingerprint-based applicant background check system that was developed to support the electronic processing of Login to read more