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Letter Confirming Settlement with Pennsylvania State Police RE: Criminal Identity Theft

  • Organization: Community Legal Services
  • Date Created: Tuesday, June 14, 2005
  • Submitted: Thursday, January 11, 2007
  • Attachment(s): PDF

Letter confirms the following terms of the settlement:

  • The PSP agreed to develop and implement a technological solution that will result in dissemination to non-criminal justice requesters of accurate criminal history reports for criminal identity theft victims
  • Parties agreed to identify a method for avoiding the detention of criminal identity theft victims on information from the criminal history record of the identity thief, particularly on open bench warrants
  • PSP will provide interim relief by verifying the correct criminal records for the five would-be plaintiffs and other criminal identity theft victims
  • Parties will work together to identify other criminal identity theft victims
  • Resolutions about language issues
  • Resolutions about dissemination of reports
  • Agreement to educate PSP staff about criminal identity theft protocols

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