In 2018, California Penal Code sections 851.91 and 851.92 were enacted to allow certain people to petition the courts to seal their arrest records. These new laws apply to the following people:
Background checks sometimes show arrest information and case information, even if a case was dismissed or charges were never brought. These new laws allow for people to have a court seal this information to keep their records looking clean.
At Taylor & Dolowich, we can help you accomplish this goal. Call us today for a free consultation and ask us about how we can help you have your arrest records sealed. We serve the Monterey County, Santa Cruz County, and Salinas Area.