charlotte county record expungements

Charlotte County: Punta Gorda

Removing the Past
for a Better Tomorrow.

A person arrested in Charlotte County, Florida, must petition the court within the county for a criminal arrest record expungement or sealing. We have represented people seeking record expungements and sealings in Punta Gorda and all of Charlotte County since 2002.

⚖ Punta Gorda Record Expungement Lawyer

When we represent you for your record expungement or sealing, we do the following:

  • Prepare all documentation
  • Obtain all necessary records to expunge record
  • Submit necessary application and documents
  • Answer all questions from FDLE (if any)
  • Prepare the petition, affidavits, and orders to expunge record
  • Serve all necessary parties
  • File the petition and necessary documentation to expunge record
  • Answer all objections from SAO (if any)
  • Represent you in court

All you have to do is:

  • Notarize three documents, and
  • obtain your fingerprints.

Benefits of Expunged Record or Sealing in Charlotte County are Numerous

A criminal arrest record expungement or sealing destroys/removes official government records referring to your arrest from the public record. The public will no longer have access to your arrest information from online government sources, such as the Clerk of Court or Law Enforcement Agencies.

Additionally, private companies that sell public information will purge this information from their databases once they realize it is no longer a public record. This can be facilitated through notification or simply the passing of time.

You will have the legal ability to deny the arrest occurred. There are a few exceptions to this but this ability is one of the most powerful. Backing this up with a certified letter from the Clerk of Court indicating that no record exists is all that you should need.

Learn more specific information about Florida Record Expungements and Sealings.


Charlotte County Government Offices

Government offices in Charlotte County, Florida, that maintain arrest record data.

Clerk of the Circuit Court
350 East Marion Avenue
Punta Gorda, Florida 33950
Office of the State Attorney
350 E Marion Ave
Punta Gorda, FL 33950

Local Law Enforcement Agencies in Charlotte County

Charlotte County Law Enforcement Agencies that keep arrest record information. All Sheriff’s Offices maintain arrest data from all county arrests including their own.

Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office
7474 Utilities Rd
Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Punta Gorda Police Dept
1410 S Tamiami Trl
Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Charlotte County Court Variables
  • Legal Fee: $689
  • Time to Complete: Currently 8-12 months.
  • Hearing: Always
  • Travel fee.

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