For information on how to clean up your criminal record click here.
For SELF-HELP WORKSHOPS to assist with Cleaning Up Your Criminal Record click here.
The NEW LEAF PROGRAM administered by the Orange County Public Defender also provides assistance.
An adult who is found to be factually innocent may petition the court to have his or her arrest record sealed for three years then subsequently destroyed. Certain restrictions may apply, for more information and forms click here and refer to the form entitled Packet-Petition to Seal and Destroy Arrest Records.
If you were convicted of a non vehicle code infraction, misdemeanor or a felony and were not sentenced to state prison and you have completed the terms of your sentence you may petition for a dismissal. Certain convictions are not eligible, for more information and forms click here and refer to the form entitled Packet- PC 1203.4 Petition.