How long do you have to wait to get your record expunged?
It depends on the classification of the crime. See below for a breakdown of expungement waiting periods:
- Domestic violence – Three years
- Misdemeanor – Five years
- Deferred sentences (Plead of: Guilt or Nolo Contendere) – Five years
- Felony – 10 years
To read more about the expungement process, eligibility and laws go to the Rhode Island Expungement page.(401)861-1155