1. Pick up your arrest record, for free, in person at:

Juvenile Expungement Help Desk at Cook County Juvenile Center
1100 S Hamilton Ave, Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 229-6359
Monday - Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Thursday: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

2. Complete Paperwork

You'll need to submit some forms to the court Clerk's office in the county where your arrest happened:

  1. a Petition to Expunge Juvenile Arrest Record
  2. a Notice
  3. an Order of Expungement

The attorneys at the juvenile expungement help desk can help you fill out and submit your paperwork, for free.



If you have any questions, don't hesitate to call free legal help at (312) 229-6359