How To Get Mugshots Removed Online

You can get mugshots removed online by emailing the website or hosting provider. Be sure to check local laws, send a certified letter and build up your search presence

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Georgia Mugshot Removal

Georgia Mugshot Removal Georgia Mugshot Removal Laws The state of Georgia has enacted two laws to help prevent Georgia residents from becoming mugshot victims. In 2013 Ga. Code 10-393.5 required that mugshot companies be required to remove images of any arrest that is eligible for restriction or restriction. Mugshot publishers are required to remove the… Continue reading Georgia Mugshot Removal

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California Mugshot Removal

California has taken a pretty powerful stance to protect against mugshot removal websites. The California attorney general Becerra has indicted four men in association with running Mugshots.com and UnpublishArrests. The charges include money laundering, extortion, and identity theft. The California DA characterized it as a company permeated with fraud, with the site owners organizing businesses… Continue reading California Mugshot Removal

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Inmate Lookup Tool Violates Law

A federal jury sided with residents of Bucks county and awarded them a $1,000.00 each for privacy rights violations when booked into the county jail. Jury members found that county officials acted recklessly and indifferent when handling sensitive criminal history information. There were approximately 67,000 residents affected between 1938 and 2013. A U.S. District Judge… Continue reading Inmate Lookup Tool Violates Law

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Illinois Mugshot Removals

Illinois passes a law barring websites from charging to removing mugshots. Beginning in 2019 websites that refuse to take down booking photos when requested will face a fine of $100/day until the mugshot is removed. Publishing booking photos online has been illegal in Illinois since 2014 but until now there has not been any penalty… Continue reading Illinois Mugshot Removals

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Mugshot Removal In Florida

Florida Mugshot Removals Becomes Law in Senate Bill 118 Updated: August 28, 2021. On April 28, 2017, by a vote of 118 to none, the Florida Senate approved legislation that prevented any website publishing mugshots from receiving a fee to remove the image. A person simply has to request this in writing.? After being introduced… Continue reading Mugshot Removal In Florida

Owners of Mugshots.com arrested for blackmail, identity theft and money laundering.

Well, karma has finally caught up with the owners of Mugshots.com. Charges were filed against them in the state of California. These charges include cyber extortion, money laundering, and identity theft. The site owners were residents of the shady state of Florida. The investigation was conducted by the Northern California Computer Crimes task force and… Continue reading Owners of Mugshots.com arrested for blackmail, identity theft and money laundering.

Updated December 2021: A comprehensive list of mugshot removal laws state by state.

Mugshots from law enforcement sites are reposted on commercial sites, a number of which charge a fee to get the pictures removed. Pictures will be removed by some websites at no cost for those that are able to demonstrate that they were found not guilty or that charges were dropped; fee charges. People who’d charges… Continue reading Updated December 2021: A comprehensive list of mugshot removal laws state by state.