This is the record-cleaning division of the Marin County Public Defender. They should be able to give individualized information on whether aspects of a record can be cleaned.

Ways to Contact

Complete the online form on this page or contact the Public Defender's office by calling (415) 473-6453 or in person at 3501 Civic Center Dr. Room 139 in San Rafael, CA. More information about the process is HERE.


After you call in or complete the online application, the organization will tell you next steps. See some basic information about record cleaning HERE.


Collect key information in advance if possible: case numbers, names of key people, court dates and deadlines, documents related to the issue, and any questions you have.