Criminal Law

Find basic information about criminal cases and about how to clean up your criminal record using instructions, forms, and answers to frequently asked questions.

Basics of Criminal Court
Review general information about criminal cases, and types of criminal cases.

How Criminal Cases Work
Learn how a criminal case works, the steps involved and the trial process.

Cleaning Your Criminal Record
Learn how to clean up your criminal record and what kinds of criminal convictions can be dismissed from your record. Access the forms you will need and information on how to get help. Click for information on sealing juvenile records.

Rights and Resources for Victims of Crime
Find information and resources for victims of both juvenile and adult offenders, including learning about the criminal justice system and rights to recover losses through restitution.

Frequently Asked Questions
Read answers to common questions related to criminal cases.

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