Clear My Record

New algorithm to expunge 500,000 criminal records in Utah


Using technology from the nonprofit Code for America, Utah will begin removing low-level offenses from eligible criminal records.

Michigan prepares to automate expungement of criminal records


Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's signing of recent criminal-justice reform bills notches another victory for Code for America's "Clear My Record" program.

Los Angeles clears 66,000 marijuana convictions with automated tool


With the help of the nonprofit group Code for America, those with marijuana-related convictions in Los Angeles County will see their records cleaned.

Code for America's Clear My Record app gives ex-convicts a second chance


A single mistake can follow a person for a lifetime, but a new law paired with a new app could give a new start to millions in California.