Free Help Desks

Juvenile Expungement Help Desk (Circuit Court of Cook County, Juvenile Division)

Hours: Tuesdays/Thursdays; 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Or by appointment, call 312-423-5909 or Phone: 312 229-6359

Location: Circuit Court of Cook County, Juvenile Division, 1100 S. Hamilton Ave, Chicago — First floor, next to the Clerk’s Office

Make sure to get your arrest record (RAP sheet) before you head to the help desk:

  • Contact every police department, including suburban police departments, that arrested you and/or your child.  For help, call (312) 347-8373.
  • For arrests by the Chicago Police Department, go to the Access and Review Division, 3510 S. Michigan Ave.  The Access and Review Division is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. There is no charge for juvenile arrest records (RAP sheets)

Cabrini Green Legal Aid (Juvenile Services)
312-738-2452 – to schedule an intake appointment

CGLA offers assistance for adult and juvenile record expungement
Representation in juvenile delinquency proceedings
Representation in criminal cases transferred to adult court
Representation in school expulsion cases