New Jersey provides for the expungement of arrest and non-conviction data.
First offenders are eligible to have their criminal records expunged in New Jersey.
New Jersey provides for the expungement of juvenile arrest and non-conviction data.
New Jersey juvenile records may be expunged after a five-year waiting period with no subsequent convictions. Sealing upon good behavior or military enlistment is also available.
If you are not eligible to have your New Jersey criminal record expunged/sealed, you still may be eligible for a pardon or other relief.
The power to pardon is vested in the Governor of New Jersey.