Records of the arresting agency and related court records can be sealed two years after successful completion of a prefiling diversion program. Cal. Pen. Code § 851.87(a)(1).
Ineligible Category or Citation
There is no statutory language regarding ineligible offenses.
The petition must be filed in the superior court that would have had jurisdiction over the matter. For the specific procedure, see Cal. Pen. Code § 851.87.
There is no statutory language regarding fees.
The court shall not allow access to any records concerning the case and the petitioner is informed that he or she can thereafter state that he or she was not arrested for the charge, with exceptions. Cal. Pen. Code §§ 851.87(a)-(d).
The petition can be filed two years after successful completion of the program as determined by the prosecuting attorney. Cal. Pen. Code § 851.87(a).