Tuesday, July 03, 2012

How Certain Crimes Can Be Expunged From Public Records
The new law that went into affect July first in Tennessee will allow some state residents convicted of certain crimes to have them expunged from public records. Only certain crimes are eligible under the new law. The crimes must be non-violent, non-DUI and non-sexual and they must be misdemeanors or Class E felonies committed in Tennessee after November first of 1989. Forgery, theft and vandalism would be forgotten if the crimes were less than 1-thousand dollars. The person applying to have their record expunged must also have no convictions other than the one theyíre trying to wipe from their record. The person must have completed all the terms of their sentencing, paid all fines and remained free of alcohol or substance abuse for at least one year. At least five years must have elapsed from the completion of the personís sentence. All rules will be posted on the Sullivan County District Attorney Generalís website. (bg)

Friday, April 24, 2015

  • Bond Revoked on Sullivan County Woman Charged with Poisoning and Shooting Husband
  • Federal Judge Fines Washington County, TN Farmer for Using Outlawed Chemical
  • UPDATE: Another Bomb Threat in Kingsport, Another Two Juveniles Arrested
  • Finalist for Unicoi County Director of Schools Position Offered Contract by Greeneville City Schools
  • Sullivan County DA Going to Court Seeking Bond Revocation of Woman Charged in Attempts to Kill Husband
  • With Criminal Investigation Ongoing, BVU Cutting General Legal Counsel to Part Time Work
  • Despite Reservations, Haslam Signs Bill Allowing Guns in TN Parks
  • Kingsport Senior Citizen Arrested for Selling Pain Killers Obtained Through TennCare
  • Johnson City Man Charged After Trying to Rip Off Elderly Couple
  • Three Bomb Threats in Two Days at John Sevier Middle Leads to Three Juvenile Arrests
  • UPDATE: Bond Denied for Double Homicide Suspect in Carter County
  • Bluff City's Speed Cameras Just Renewed for Five Years; Law To Ban Them Won't Impact Contract
  • Murder Suspect in Wise County Granted Bond
  • Confessed Meth Ring Members Appear in Abingdon's Federal Court
  • Rash of Burglaries, Thefts Reported in Bristol, Virginia
  • Johnson City Man Arrested & Charged After Remains of Missing Sullivan County Couple Found on His Carter County Property
  • Two Youths Charged With Felonies After Consecutive Bomb Threats at Kingsport Middle Schools
  • Smyth County Man Killed From Injuries Sustained in Motorcycle Crash
  • Families Up Reward Amount for Tips on Double Homicide/Fire in Greeneville Last March
  • Roan Mountain Woman Booked on 32 Charges Including Identity Theft
  • Kingsport Detectives Solved Armed Robbery From December



  •  
     
    SuperTalk 92.9 WFHG is a Bristol Broadcasting Company Station
    © Bristol Broadcasting Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved.