Below is a general overview of when juvenile records can be expunged in Wisconsin. Please note that the Clean Slate Clearinghouse does not provide legal advice. Read the legal policies and statutes for detailed statutory information. Juvenile Record Clearance Policies Overview
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Service area: Statewide
Service area: Brown, Calumet, Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, and Outagamie counties
Service area: Buffalo, Crawford, Grant, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Monroe, Richland, Trempealeau, and Vernon counties
Service area: Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Lafayette, Rock, and Sauk counties
Service area: Milwaukee and Waukesha counties
Service area: Adams, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette, Ozaukee, Sheboygan, Washington, Waupaca, Waushara, and Winnebago counties
Service Area: Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth counties
At the time of sentencing, the court can order that the record be expunged upon sentence completion if the maximum sentence for the offense is imprisonment for six years or less and the defendant was under the age of 25 at the time of the offense. Wis. Stat. § 973.015(1m)(a)(1).View Details
A record relating to an adjudication of delinquency can be expunged after the juvenile turns 17, so long as the court has determined that the juvenile has satisfactorily complied with the conditions of his or her dispositional order and that he or she will benefit from, and society will not be harmed by, the expungement. Wis. Stat. § 938.355(4m)(a).View Details
A record relating to a first adjudication for Peeping Tom-related offenses can be expunged if the court determines that the juvenile has satisfactorily complied with the conditions of the dispositional order. Wis. Stat. § 938.355(4m)(b).View Details
A record relating to a prostitution adjudication can be expunged if the person was a victim of human trafficking for the purposes of a commercial sex act and if the court determines that the person will benefit and society will not be harmed by the expungement. Wis. Stat. § 973.015(2m).View Details