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Bureau of Criminal Apprehension

A Division of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety

MNJIS Products and Services

​MNJIS Product and Service Information

Request Access

Criminal justice agencies can go to the Catalog of Services to request access, obtain technical information or read descriptions about MNJIS Projects and Services.

Product Fact Sheets

In addition, the BCA provides Fact Sheets and FAQs about many of its projects and services. 

Product or Service

​Fact Sheet

Additional Information

Criminal History System (CHS)

​Fact Sheet


​Crime Reporting System

Fact Sheet

NIBRS vs. Summary Crime Reporting​​
​eCharging Fact Sheet
​Gun Permit Background Check System Fact Sheet
​Livescan Fact Sheet
​Minnesota Repository of Arrest Photos (MRAP) Fact Sheet

NIST File Specifications

​Protection Orders Fact Sheet
​Statute Service Fact Sheet Criminal Justice Statute Service
Suspense Prevention​ an​d Resolution Fact Sheet
​Use of Force Reporting Fact Sheet