Why is Recidivism so Common?

More than half of prisoners are re-arrested within two years of their initial release. Eighty percent recidivate within seven years.  Government agencies and commercial organizations play important roles in reducing recidivism, but both often lack the technology to do so effectively.

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The Importance of Workforce Risk Mitigation: A CFO’s Perspective

My name is Jeff Byal, and I serve as the Chief Financial Officer for Appriss Inc., a global leader in data and analytic solutions. Our mission is to solve some of the most urgent and complex societal and business challenges through the power of data – from fighting corporate and retail fraud, to...

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How Incarceration Data Contributes to Better Background Screens

Despite background screening experiencing massive growth over the past decade and becoming a standard step in the hiring process, the underlying process and product hasn’t changed much.  Let’s look at how incarceration data, such as booking and release activity, can improve the quality of a...

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