South African Police Service
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Does South African Police Service require background check? What kind of background check does South African Police Service do and how long does South African Police Service take to complete a background check?

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  • Background check is done. One must not have criminal record.

  • Yes they did fingerprints checks

  • Yes, this is practiced. They have to check for any criminal record that does not take long at all- same day

  • They normally do finger prints check to check if candidate hasn't been involved in any criminal activity.

  • Back ground check is required and it is finger prints screening, the take four to six weeks to complete the screening.

  • Yes they check your finger prints for etlist one to two weeks

  • Background check is very important, they check your criminal records, it will depend on the outcomes

  • Answer is yes background check is required all the time. The officials should be revised and be empowered by skills all the time so as to place them ahead and inline with the growing technology and be placed ahead of the advancing criminal activities. They must be removed from the past strategy of policing and be introduced to do their tasks with pride.

  • Yes, need to get a criminal background check done. The background check take about 1 week.

  • Yes they do back ground check they check with your fingerprints .it take less than two weeks for them to check

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