Criminal Law Questions? Ask a Criminal Lawyer.
A person can check this website:http://www.meganslaw.ca.gov/ to see if they are a registered sex offender
not a sex offender, but an offender because of child neglect/ cps.
If you wish to inquire as to the status of your name in the Child Abuse Central Index (CACI), you may do so by either of the following methods:
Mail the notarized & signed requests to:
Department of JusticeBureau of Criminal Information & AnalysisChild Abuse Central IndexAttention: Record Review UnitP.O. Box 903387Sacramento, CANNN-NN-NNNN/p>
Additionally, the entire procedure for challenging a listing on the CACI can be found here: http://www.dss.cahwnet.gov/cdssweb/entres/forms/English/SOC833.pdf
I would suggest hiring a local lawyer to help with this process
As for expungement of a misdemeanor,
As a basic rule, you're entitled to expunge your criminal records in California if you were convicted of a misdemeanor or felony offense, and you
You must have successfully completed your probation in its entirety. If you got sent to California state prison--either at the time of judgment, or because of a probation violation--you do not qualify for an expungement.
"Successfully completing your probation" means that you