criminal record

Clean Slate press conference
The Office of Governor Tom Wolf via Flickr
Cherri Gregg
July 01, 2019 - 2:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Roughly 30 million criminal records will now be automatically sealed over the next year in Pennsylvania — an effort that was signed into law last year . The Clean Slate law will automatically seal all arrests and summary charges that did not result in a conviction, as...
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A closeup of view of a jail cells iron bars casting shadows on the prison floor
David Madden
March 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — People who live in New Jersey and who have a low-level criminal record have a good chance of being able to get their records cleared. It’s a two-step process through police and the courts. And residents can learn more about it at a meeting Thursday night in...
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Syed Jamal (in photograph), the father of Fareed, 7; Taseen (top left), 14; Naheen, 12; and husband of Angela Jamal; has been detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents for possible deportation back to his native Bangladesh.
Keith Myers/Kansas City Star/TNS/Sipa USA
Cherri Gregg
May 23, 2018 - 6:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents arrested 49 immigrants in the Philadelphia area as part of a seven-day operation, but advocates are pushing back. Officials said they targeted individuals who committed crimes, faced criminal charges or had been deported...
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