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Paul Hanson has over 35 years experience in defending misdemeanor and felony criminal charges throughout Parkwood and Washington State. He practices in all the district and municipal courts in King County And he helps individuals get old criminal convictions and arrests expunged off their records.
Paul Hanson has obtained the highest possible scores from many national lawyer rating services. An "AV" rating coming from Martindale-Hubbell and also a "10-Superb" rating from Avvo.com. He is likewise a former Lynnwood City Prosecutor. Parkwood Criminal Defense Lawyer Hanson is extremely experienced, aggressive, affordable, and ideally found near Parkwood.
Parkwood, WA: RAP SHEET EXPUNGE DETAILS
A criminal record takes place whenever an individual is founded guilty of a criminal offense by a court. The criminal conviction will generally always remain on the person's state rap sheet until a legal movement (demand) to vacate conviction is brought under RCW 9.96.060 prior to the same court after a particular period. For most criminal misdemeanor & gross misdemeanor convictions, the time period is generally 3 to 5 years after court probation ends and after all monetary responsibilities owed to the court have actually been totally pleased. And there must not be any brand-new criminal convictions/ charges/ arrests because the conviction sought to be vacated. If all these preconditions are satisfied, most community & district courts will generally approve motions to vacate a criminal conviction. That results in the person no longer having a criminal record for that particular conviction.
An individual whose criminal conviction is vacated may lawfully specify on future task applications that he/she has never had a criminal record.
Under RCW 9.96.060, an individual is restricted to only one vacation of a misdemeanor criminal conviction. Convictions for DUIs and specific misdemeanor sex crimes can not be vacated.
Nonconviction information (cops arrest records, jail booking records, finger prints/ pictures (mugshots) records, etc) occur whenever an individual is arrested/jailed but no criminal charges are ever submitted in court. Such nonconviction information are held by Washington State law enforcement agencies for several years. Local apprehending cops agencies & the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Area in Olympia, WA both retain nonconviction information.
Under RCW 10.97.060 and WAC 446-16-025, persons may make written requests to expunge/delete such cops nonconviction information. These requests must be made to both the regional apprehending cops company and to the Washington State Patrol Criminal History Area in Olympia, WA. Such requests will generally be given if there have actually been no charges within 2 years of the nonconviction information sought to be erased, and over 3 years have actually passed because the date of the old arrest.
The website for the Washington State Criminal History Area is http://www.wsp.wa.gov/crime/crimhist.htm.
Nonconviction information, like criminal conviction records, can also be used by landlords to reject rental real estate/ apartments and by companies to reject task applications, task promos, and so on
. Secure your task and future. Call Parkwood rap sheet expungement legal representative attorney Paul Hanson to assist you clear your old court rap sheet and old cops criminal history. He'll assist vacate you vacate old court criminal convictions and expunge/delete old cops criminal history, arrest records, finger prints, pictures and other nonconviction information.