Sealing a Criminal Record

You may use the forms on this page if the following factors apply to your situation :

You may use the instructions and forms to ask the Court to seal your criminal case records if . . .

  • You were convicted of a criminal offense and have completed all the terms and conditions of the sentence that were imposed by the court, including:
    • Payment of all monetary obligations and restitution to all victims;
    • Completion of all other terms of the sentence; and
      Receiving an absolute discharge from the Arizona Department of Corrections.

     OR

  • You were charged with a criminal offense and the charge was subsequently dismissed or resulted in a not guilty verdict at trial.   

      OR

  • You were arrested for a criminal offense and no charges were filed.

Do NOT use the forms in this packet if:

  • You do not fit one of the categories above.
  • The court denied your previous petition, and it is less than 3 years from the date of the denial of that petition.

Sealing of Criminal Record Instructions and Forms - CRSR1


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Instructions and Procedures - crsr10i
Petition to Seal Criminal Records - crs11f

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