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ACC Arrest Record Restriction Event

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Due to COVID-19 protocols, the event will be held online through Webex on Saturday, November 20, 2021 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM.

For specific cases in Athens-Clarke County, you may be eligible to restrict your criminal record from public view. Restricting criminal arrest records for non-criminal justice purposes might help you get a job or housing and a clean start.

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  • Arrest took place in Athens-Clarke County by the Athens-Clarke County Police Department, Sheriff’s Office, Georgia State Patrol, or UGA Police
  • Not available for pending charges
  • Retroactive first offender and misdemeanor offender screening available
  • Must pre-register online or by paper form 
  • Must bring a valid Georgia or U.S. photo ID to retrieve the paper restriction file at the Solicitor’s Office between November 1-15 in order to participate in the online event

 Below is a webinar video recorded in conjunction with the University of Georgia School of Law Public Interest Practicum on Record Restriction.

Open Sessions