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

We are currently planning the next fairs. Please check back soon for details.

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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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Past 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

Attorneys and paralegals from the Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office, law schools, and community-based legal service providers were onsite providing free post-conviction relief such as expungements, felony reductions, dismissals, Prop. 47, Prop. 64, and more. Other free services included live scan services, Cal Fresh and Medi-Cal enrollment, employment opportunities, voter registration, immigration services, and more.

These events are a sponsored project of MedMen Enterprises.