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The issue you are facing is that it appears that the conviction was expunged; that is why the Court has no record of the case. What your dealing with is that an arrest record has shown up. It is possible that when the case was resolved that the expungment order was sent to the police department and the record of the arrest were not destroyed. It is also possible that the arrest record was sent to a state agency, and for whatever reason the records were not destroyed.
My suggestion would be to contact the police department that made the arrest to see if it has a record of the arrest. If it does, then you know where the problem is. The you could explain the situation to an attorney with that city's law department in order to have the mistake corrected.
If the police department has no record of the arrest, I would ask for a letter to that effect. Then you could present the letter to the GOSE folks, and indicate that the record of arrest they have found is a mistake, because the police department in question has no record of the arrest.
I'm here David. Were you able to check if anything shows up?
I am not able to search the data bases that would have those records.
OK....well I thank you and your suggestion makes sense to me. I appreciate your help
You also want to speak to the GOES people to find out what data base revealed the arrest. If it is a government data base, there is a chance to get the problem corrected. If it is a private data base, it will be difficult, if not impossible to get the record removed. That's why you should go to the source, i.e. the arresting department, and try to correct the problem from there, or get a letter indicating there is no record, thus the data base is wrong.
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