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I was charged with breach of the peace and it went to court.

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I was charged with breach of the peace and it went to court. I was given a 6 months good behavior and the case has now been abolished will I still have a record and I need to disclose this when applying for jobs.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 1 year ago.
Yes you do. An admonition is still a conviction. You will have to disclose it for five years from the date of conviction. You will have this on your criminal record.