Change Your Criminal Record in California

If you have a criminal conviction in California, you may be eligible to change your record. The Drug Policy Alliance is hosting a series of free fairs to help you through the expungement process.

Upcoming Events

Changing Lives: Expungement, Job, and Resource Fair
Saturday, March 17, 2018
10 AM – 2 PM PDT
Los Angeles Trade–Technical College
400 West Washington Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90015

If you have a criminal record of any kind and want to find out if you can remove it or if you need help getting it removed, reduced, or expunged, join us for this free expungement clinic at the Los Angeles Trade–Technical College. Attorneys and paralegals from the Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office, law schools, and community-based legal service providers will be onsite providing free post-conviction relief such as expungements, felony reductions, dismissals, Prop. 47, Prop. 64, and more. Other free services include live scan services, Cal Fresh and Medi-Cal enrollment, employment opportunities, voter registration, immigration services, and more.

Register for the expungement portion of the event here.

What Should You Bring?

  • Form of ID
  • Proof of income
  • Proof of government benefits like SSI, GR, food stamps or EBT
  • Copies of your resume (if applying for jobs)

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