EXPUNGEMENT INSTRUCTIONS

LA C. CR. P. ART. 983 ET SEQ, EFF. AUGUST 1, 2014

Felony or Misdemeanor

$550.00

Provide complete forms along with four (4) separate U.S. Postal money orders made payable:

1. Bureau of Criminal Identification $250.00

2. Franklin Parish District Attorney $50.00

3. Franklin Parish Sheriff $50.00

4. Franklin Parish Clerk of Court $200.00

 

DWI

$600.00

Provide complete forms along with five (5) separate U.S. Postal money orders made payable:

1. Bureau of Criminal Identification $250.00

2. Franklin Parish District Attorney $50.00

3. Franklin Parish Sheriff $50.00

4. Franklin Parish Clerk of Court $200.00

5. LA. Dept. of Safety and Corrections $50.00

 

*** ALL FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE, EVEN IF THE EXPUNGEMENT IS DENIED.***

  • Motion for Expungement – Return the original form with six (6) copies

  • Motion for Interim Expungement – Return the original form with five (5) copies

A SEPARATE Motion for Expungement must be filed for EACH ARREST DATE.  (Be sure to list all charges for that date.)

*** The Franklin Parish Clerk of Court’s Office is prohibited by law from providing legal advice.  Therefore, this office cannot assist the applicant in completing the Motion for Expungement forms.  Applicant must complete them on his own or seek qualified legal counsel for assistance.***