For information on sealing (expunging) your adult criminal record(s), please visit Southeastern Ohio Legal Services website. The Clerk of Courts is happy to provide the following links to the SEOLS website as it pertains to sealing records:
- Understanding and Sealing Criminal Records This is a guide to understanding the process of sealing a criminal record. Click here to visit the Ohio Justice & Policy Center’s website.
- Combined Sealing Packet and Poverty Affidavit This packet has fill-in-the blank forms that you can use to ask a Court to seal a record.
There is a $50.00 filing fee to file the Sealing Packet unless accompanied by a completed and notarized Poverty Affidavit, subject to approval by the Court of Common Pleas.
PLEASE NOTE: The information on this website is not intended to substitute for legal advice. The Clerk of Court encourages you to consult with an attorney before taking any legal action.