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Diversions, Expungements, & Dispositions

  • Diversions
  • Expungements
  • Dispositions
  • Diversions

    Diversion allows a charge or charges to be diverted for an agreed upon amount of time once the defendant pleads guilty and agrees to conditions given by the judge. Once the diversionary period has been successfully completed, the charge or charges can be expunged. The online application fee is $100. Once the diversionary period has been successfully completed, the defendant must return to court to request an expungement. The fee to expunge the diverted charge is $350 plus court fees and costs.

    To be granted diversion, you must first request a certificate of eligibility by completing the online diversion application.

    FOR MORE INFORMATION:
    (615) 744-4000 Ext. 5540

  • Expungements

    Expungement removes a charge or charges from a criminal record. Charges that were dismissed or Nolle Posequi, those in which the Grand Jury returned a No True Bill, or those in which a verdict of Not Guilty was returned by a judge or jury should be expunged at no cost to the defendant. If expungement is the result of a diversion, the fee is $350 plus court fees and costs.

    FOR MORE INFORMATION:
    (615) 744-4000 Ext. 5540

  • Dispositions

    A disposition is the final determination made by the court for a criminal charge or charges. Examples include Guilty, Not Guility, Dismissed, and Diversion. The disposition is sent to TBI by the county in which the case occurred.

    FOR MORE INFORMATION:
    (615) 744-4000 Ext. 5540