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Public records

Public records

What are Public Records?


The term public record is a broad one that refers to any information that is contained within an official reporting of facts available to the general public. This information can be easily accessible, such as looking up the phone number of a listed person or a more difficult piece of information only accessible with an open-records request. In addition, while public records are frequently drawn from government records, not all government records can be made public.In fact, there are government regulations on the type of information that can be released to
the public and the storage and...


How Do I Know if My Identity Has Been Stolen?

How Do I Know if My Identity Has Been Stolen?

More than 14 million people were victims of identity theft in 2018, according to Javelin Strategy & Research. And while the number of fraud cases has decreased from past years,millions of innocent people will still experience stolen identity this year and beyond.Everyone is at risk of identity theft. To check for identity theft to lessen the damage, you need to identify and address the issue as quickly as possible by looking for signs of fraud,protecting your personal information and taking other important steps. Read on to learn how to find out if you're a victim of identity theft and what...


Felony Records: Putting Together The Pieces Of A Person’s Past For More Informed Decision-Making

Felony Records: Putting Together The Pieces Of A Person’s Past For More Informed Decision-Making

What is a felony, and what are felony records?

A felony is a classification of crime that defines it as "serious" and that typically incurs a more severe punishment than that of a misdemeanor. Such crimes may result in one or more of the following: imprisonment, a fine, or the death penalty. Of course, the ultimate sentence passed heavily depends on the circumstances surrounding the crime, if there were any injuries or deaths as a result of the crime, and perhaps even the defendant’s behavior during the proceedings. These factors may encourage the judge to lessen or increase the seriousness...


What is hacking?

What is hacking?

Hacking is typically technical in nature (like creating malvertising that deposits malware in a drive-by attack requiring no user interaction). But hackers can also use psychology to trick the user into clicking on a malicious attachment or providing personal data. Hacking has evolved from teenage mischief into a billion-dollar growth business.


Phone lookup

Phone lookup

What is a Reverse Phone Lookup?


Phone Lookup?
In today's world, a call from an unknown number rarely turns out to be a pleasant surprise.Should you answer it or let it roll over to voicemail? If you don't know who's calling, it's hard to know what to do.Net Detective's Reverse Phone Number Lookup gives you the power to search billions of data points to potentially find out who's behind those unknown calls. You might even uncover useful information about your caller, such as their location and address, age, email address
and social media profiles, to help you decide whether to call the...