Overview Description

Criminal records resulting from identity theft can be expunged by the court. Va. Code Ann. § 19.2-392.2(B).

Ineligible Category or Citation

There is no statutory language regarding ineligible offenses.

Procedure General

The petition must be filed in the court in which the case was disposed. For the specific procedure, see Va. Code Ann. § 19.2-392.2.


No fees can be required under this subsection. Va. Code Ann. § 19.2-392.2(B).


For the procedure to expunge physical and electronic copies, see 6 VAC 20-120-80.

Waiting Periods

There is no statutory language regarding a waiting period.

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