How long are police records kept?

Answer That depends on how severe the offense is. If the offender hasn't been put in jail for more than three months or fined more than $10,000, then the offense no longer "counts" after three years, if n... Read More »

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How long are immigration records kept for?

Immigration records are kept indefinitely. Since 1820, all ships' captains and masters have been required to submit passenger lists to the U.S. Customs Service, which keeps the records on microfilm... Read More »

How long are criminal records kept on file?

How long criminal records are kept on file can vary drastically from state to state. Some felonies stay on file forever, while some misdemeanors are removed after a set period of time. However, mos... Read More »

How long are public records kept in Florida?

Florida has different record retention schedules for various types of public records. For example, ballots for state and local elections are retained for one year after the election is certified; ... Read More »

How long are juvenile records kept in missouri?

Juvenile records are kept closed forever in Missouri according to Missouri state law. After the child reaches their 17th birthday, juvenile records can be destroyed. The child, the child's represen... Read More »