There are currently 15 names in this directory beginning with the letter N.
National Crime Information Center. Computerized records used by law enforcement agencies (FBI) to determine criminal records, arrest or bench warrants, or stolen vehicles are guns. This is not public access.
Failure to exercise a degree of care that a person of ordinary prudence would exercise under the same circumstances. Conduct that falls below the standard established by law for the protection of others against unreasonable risk of harm.
No Bill or No True Bill
The decision by a grand jury that it will not bring indictment against the accused on the basis of the allegations and evidence presented by the prosecutor.
A plea in which the defendant does not contest the charge. This has the same effect as a guilty plea except the conviction cannot be used against the defendant in a civil suit.
No Papered; Washington, DC
No follow up action was made after the initial charge was prepared. No prosecution, no conviction, no further interest. Sometimes a case is No Papered as part of a plea bargain, other times when the case is weak or the officer perhaps didn't complete the necessary paper work.
Nolle Prosequi (Nol Pros)
The state's attorney declares that he or she will not prosecute a case or some charge on a case any further.
Nolo Contendre /No Contest (Latin vs. English)
A statement that the defendant will not contest a charge made by the government.
A judge or jury finds that the evidence does not provide beyond a reasonable doubt that the defendant committed the offense.
Notice to Users of Consumer Reports: Obligations of Users under the FCRA
Prepared by the Federal Trade Commission, this document must be provided by the background screening company to employers before background screening information is provided to the employer. This most current version of this document was released on 11/19/04.