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Good morning. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. This is not something that will automatically be done. This is something which you would have to do and can likely be done, as a result of your 11 year old being convicted of a misdemeanor crime. The expungement process for juvenile records is governed by Virginia Code § 16.1-306: "[T]he clerk of the juvenile and domestic relations district court shall, on January 2 of each year or on a date designated by the court, destroy its files, papers and records, including electronic records, connected with any proceeding concerning a juvenile in such court, if such juvenile has attained the age of 19 years and five years have elapsed since the date of the last hearing in any case of the juvenile which is subject to this section." As such, you would need and want to petition the court, for this to happen.
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