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CRIMINAL RECORDS AND REENTRY IN GEORGIA
September 26, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
**WHAT CAN YOU DO ABOUT YOUR CRIMINAL HISTORY?**
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Goodwill Career Center
154 Hicks Drive, Rome
A presentation for Service Providers and people who have a criminal history~
• What can you get off your record in Georgia?
• What can employers see on your record?
• Can landlords use your record against you?
• Bring a copy of your GCIC criminal history
and you can meet with an attorney after
the presentation to review your record.
How To Request Your GCIC (Georgia Crime Information Center)
You can request a copy of your GCIC criminal history from most law enforcement agencies in the state of Georgia. In order to best review your criminal history, Georgia Justice Project (GJP) recommends obtaining your Purpose Code U report. A Purpose Code U report shows arrests that have been restricted (expunged), time-expired restricted, or discharged under the First
Offender Act. This is your complete Georgia criminal history record – similar to what law
enforcement can see. This complete report will allow GJP’s attorneys and paralegal to fully
assess your criminal history.
Obtain Criminal History From:
Floyd County Police Department
5 Government Plaza # 200
Rome, GA 30161
(First Floor of Law Enforcement Center, across 5th Ave. from the Courthouse)
Cost: $15 (Can order Purpose Code U)
Floyd County Sheriff’s Office
Floyd County Jail
2526 New Calhoun Hwy NE
Rome, GA 30161
Cost: $10 (But cannot order Purpose Code U, only Purpose Code E)
A Purpose Code U report is preferable, but if you are unable to obtain, a Purpose Code E is
sufficient. This report is the version potential employers, housing providers or other decision-makers can request with your consent. It will NOT show arrests that have been restricted, time-expired restricted, or discharged under the First Offender Act.