Clinic helps people expunge criminal records

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM)- A number of groups came together for the Expungement and Re-entry Clinic at Pennsylvania career-link Capitol region. Those in attendance learned how to get rid past violations from their records.

Organizers said they hope these types of events can help lower the high recidivism rate in dauphin county.

Organizer Mike Lee said, “We hope that the people who came in today for service, leave feeling empowered and have more dignity and understanding about what it means to have a criminal record.”

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