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I am ***** *****. If I was investigated by OSI and or FBI

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Hi, I am ***** *****. If I was investigated by OSI and or FBI but was never arrested or pulled in for questioning will this show up on the security clearance background or NCIC check?
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Customer: I believe I was investigated by those agencies because one of the friends I was associated with got arrested for something a few years ago and then a month later I was followed and heavy survillianced.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Military Law
Expert:  Gerald, Esq replied 1 year ago.


Thank you for using Just Answer. I want to provide you the best service I can. Please feel free to ask any follow up questions you have.

I am an attorney with 30 years of experience including experience in the Department of Defense Personnel Security Program (security background checks). I hope to provide you information that will help you in resolving your question.

No. There would be no basis for there to be a report. If there is no arrest record than there is nothing to show up in the databases. Under federal law pertaining to Criminal History Records Information only certain types of information is disclosable in a records check.

Further, without having been interrogated you have nothing to disclose in your security application. There is nothing for you to be concerned about in this situation.

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