Division of Criminal Justice Services

Prosecutorial Processing - Criminal Case Processing - Presenting Allegations to the Grand Jury that were Previously Dismissed and Sealed in Local Court

Authority: Criminal Procedure Law Sections 130.60, 150.70 and 160.10.

• The prosecutor must notify the superior court that fingerprinting is required when charges have been dismissed and sealed in a local court and the prosecutor subsequently presents the same allegations, which may be enhanced, or otherwise modified, to the grand jury resulting in a true bill of indictment and arraignment in a superior court.


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