Record Restriction, formally known as Expungement, is a court-ordered process in which one’s record report is restricted from public view and is only available to law enforcement for criminal justice purposes.
If a criminal record is stopping you from advancing in your personal or professional life, you may want to consider filing to have your record restricted and or sealed.
Being stopped by the police can be a scary and confusing situation. Prepare yourself ahead of time by learning your rights and having a plan. Remain calm and do not escalate the situation. Remember these three tips and use them to protect your rights.