Records relating to a felony or misdemeanor containing the name of an identity theft victim or a person mistakenly identified as the perpetrator of a crime are expunged upon dismissal. N.C. Gen. Stat. § 15A-147(a1).
Ineligible Category or Citation
There is no statutory language regarding ineligible offenses.
The procedure is automatic. Upon notice of the dismissal by the prosecutor, the court orders the expungement of records relating to the person's apprehension, charge, and trial. N.C. Gen. Stat. §§ 15A-147(a1), 15A-150 et seq.