Clean slate, expungement and limited access
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Clean Slate?
What is Act 5 limited access?
What is expungement?
What is juvenile expungement?
What is a pardon?
NOTE: The information provided on this page and in the links does not constitute legal advice. Individuals seeking to petition for expungement or limited access or determining their eligibility for Clean Slate should consult legal counsel.
The Pennsylvania State Police is designated by law as the central repository for the collection, compilation, maintenance and dissemination of criminal history record information. AOPC docket sheet information is prohibited from being used in place of a criminal history background checks, which can only be provided by the Pennsylvania State Police.