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Bureau of Criminal Identification
Providing information and identification services that assist law enforcement agencies and support the criminal justice system.
The Bureau of Criminal Identification (BCI) provides information and identification services that assist law enforcement agencies detect and apprehend criminals, which promote public and officer safety, and that support the criminal justice system in the prosecution, adjudication, and correctional supervision of offenders.
BCI is the State’s central repository of criminal records, fingerprints, and crime statistics. Consistent with that role, it also coordinates terminal access to the Idaho Public Safety and Security System, known as ILETS through training and compliance activities, serves as the control terminal agency for the National Crime Information Center (NCIC), and operates the Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS).
Recipients of BCI services and assistance include every component of the criminal justice community: local, state, and federal. BCI also directly interacts with and serves the general public through some of its functions; BCI strives to be customer-driven and service-oriented. Efforts are continually underway to improve operations and thereby meet the demands of the criminal justice community for immediate access to information and for swift and accurate criminal identification.
Follow the link to view the Bureau of Criminal Identification Reauthorization of IDAPA Rules::
- IDAPA 11 Idaho Public Safety and Security Information System (ILETS) Docket 11-1001-1900F
- IDAPA 11 State Criminal History Records and Crime Information Docket 11-0000-1900F
- IDAPA 11 Sex Offender Registry Docket 11-0000-1900
**NOTICE OF SPECIAL TELECONFERENCE MEETING**
PURSUANT TO TITLE 74, CHAPTER 2, IDAHO CODE, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THE IDAHO PUBLIC SAFETY & SECURITY INFORMATION SYSTEM (ILETS) BOARD WILL MEET ON NOVEMBER 30th, 2020 AT THE IDAHO STATE POLICE HEADQUARTERS, 700 SOUTH STRATFORD DRIVE, MERIDIAN, IDAHO IN BUILDING ONE, CONFERENCE ROOM ONE. THE BOARD WILL BEGIN THE MEETING AT 3:00 P.M. MST.
Teleconference access is as follows: 1-208-846-7641 Ext. 34561
**If you are listening to the ILETS board meeting on your phone via the speaker, please place it on MUTE so the background noise will be minimal for the recording.**
- Call to Order – Silent roll of members
- Action Items:
- Vote: To approve the ILETS connections for Nez Perce Justice Services and Fish & Game
- Vote: To approve the expense for the switch replacement
Meridian, ID 83642
Fingerprinting Hours: M-F 8am-4:30pm
Except Government Holidays
No Appointment Necessary
**We will be closed on Thursday, November 26th in observance of Thanksgiving Day**