The specified time is the rehabilitation period. This could be:.
People on these lists are barred from regulated activity with children and vulnerable adults. It is a criminal offence for someone on these lists to work or apply to work in regulated activity.
AccessNI filters convictions and cautions for minor or certain old offences from standard and enhanced checks. Filtering does not remove convictions for serious offences or convictions that resulted in a prison sentence.
Specified offences include:. The examples of filtered records explain when filtering applies to cautions or convictions for minor offences. Real people's names aren't used. Arnold is This is his only conviction. This will be filtered because the offence is not on the specified list and the conviction is more than 11 years old.
This caution will be filtered because Guy was under 18 when cautioned and over two years have passed since the caution. Text Area. Close Looking for the right fit? Education Report Employers or other organizations interested in verifying your education might go through a service like the National Student Clearing House, or they might ask for copies of official diplomas or transcripts. District Court Department If you filed in the District Court , a District Court judge will review your petition and any supporting documents.
Basia is These convictions will not be filtered. Although over 11 years have passed since the convictions, Basia has more than one conviction so all convictions are disclosed. This will be filtered because the offence is not on the specified list and the conviction happened over five and a half years ago when Cole was under Delia is She was convicted of common assault in Ely is He was convicted of possessing prohibited images of children in This is a single office which happened over 11 years ago.
This conviction will not be filtered because it is a specified offence.
This caution will not be filtered. Flora was over 18 when cautioned.
Her caution is eligible to be filtered in , six years after the caution. This caution will be filtered because Guy was under 18 when cautioned and over two years have passed since the caution. Helga is She was cautioned for shoplifting in She committed another offence in The caution will not be disclosed as Helga was under 18 when cautioned. Her separate conviction will be filtered in , provided she has no further convictions. Irene is She has two offences but none of this information will be on her check. Unlike convictions, more than one caution or informed warning can be filtered.
The offences aren't on the specified list.
More than two years have passed since the caution and one year since the informed warning. Filtering doesn't remove information about your criminal history from your record. It means certain details aren't shown on your AccessNI check. This happens when police believe a caution or conviction might be relevant to a job and should be disclosed on your certificate. Sometimes before a disclosure certificate is issued, AccessNI will ask for an independent review of criminal record information.
An independent reviewer will do the review.
When a person is arrested due to a perceived criminal act, an arrest record (aka The boards often have specific guidelines used to determine whether an. You have a right to see your criminal record, which includes convictions and, If you are charged with a crime, your defense attorney will get a copy of your.
If you were under 18 when convicted, the conviction is now spent and there is no information on adult offences, any criminal record information will go to an independent reviewer. They'll write and ask if you want to say anything about the disclosure of this information. Once the reviewer considers all the relevant information, they'll issue a certificate with:.
The Independent Monitor's decision is final. You can also also include any documents to support your reason for sealing the record in your case. A certified copy of the court docket of your offenses. You can get a copy of the court docket from the Criminal Clerk's Office in the court where the case started.
There is no fee to request to seal your criminal record. Request to seal your criminal record in person. For criminal conviction records — File your paperwork with the MPS. For cases without convictions in the District Court — File at the clerk's office of the District Court where the criminal case you want to seal started. More info for Request to seal your criminal record After you request to seal your record, there are different processes depending on where you filed.
District Court Department If you filed in the District Court , a District Court judge will review your petition and any supporting documents. Boston Municipal Court If you filed in the BMC , a judge may conduct a preliminary hearing to determine whether you've presented a prima facie case a first review to see if you've met your legal requirements for sealing your court record s , or a judge may conduct the review based on your petition.
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