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Champaigneroster@gmail.com if you want to contact me and plead your case to take down information. 

Don't get your hopes up. 

Here is an important executive summary up front for a few select readers: This blog has never taken money to remove information and I never will. If I choose to remove information FOR FREE because somebody asks me nicely, that's one thing. And if I choose to run paid advertising, that's another thing. 

But I have never, never, NEVER taken money to remove information from this blog. So if you're looking for a site to sue in a class action or something like that, you're wasting your time with this one. I have created my "business model," such as it is, specifically to AVOID that controversial issue swirling around "Mug Shot Sites." If somebody offers me money to remove a name, I will turn them down.  

Move along. Nothing to see here, folks. Just "journalism by copy and paste." 

Now that we've got THAT out of the way, here's more about this blog's main mission: 

There is a lot of information which exists on the internet, somewhere, but doesn't get "crawled" by search engines because of the way these websites are set up. Sometimes the info gets "crawled" but then, oddly, new information replaces the old information. You can probably find the old stuff, somewhere, but it requires digging and luck. Who has time? When you want to look up a name, you want to find it RIGHT NOW. 

The Champaign County, Illinois, jail roster is a good example...

This (let us call it) "perishable" internet information can be preserved on a blog like this, for the convenience of search engines and therefore the convenience of you, the reader.

This is not a website that posts information and then takes the information down for a fee. No comment is made on sites like that but I DON'T DO THAT. 

So don't bother contacting this blog and pleading for information to be taken down because most likely I won't even answer you. For one thing, if you can't get the original source to take down the information (the county jail roster where I swiped it) then some other site will get it eventually.

So why should I take the information down FOR FREE when another site will get the information from the same source (eventually) and try to charge you to take down the info? Your beef is with the original source of the info, not me. Leave me out of it. 

No harsh judgments are made about guilt or innocence here, just the simple administrative fact of a jail booking and whatever information--which may or may not be 100.0000 percent accurate, but it's the official record--was associated with that booking.

Do not annoy me by asking if I have "more information." I don't. I copy and paste. I am not an investigator.

My initial focus is Champaign County, Illinois, an open sewage lagoon of crime and social problems. 

Here is a fine example: six men charged with DISMEMBERING THE CORPSE OF A WOMAN IN CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, ILLINOIS: http://www.news-gazette.com/news/local/2016-04-28/6-charged-dismemberment-ashley-gibson-case.html


But I expect my focus to expand, possibly across the country. The blog is called "Temporary Roster Home" (emphasis on "Temporary") because when I reach a certain level of traffic, I would like to write some actual articles. But I do not care to write into a void, or write for a tiny and periodic audience...so for now I'm building a base of traffic. And then, one fine day, I will write articles from atop a fat base of daily traffic. Maybe. Or maybe I'll just keep doing this, because this is fun. 

Also, please do not get confused and self-righteous over the fact I run advertisements from services that clean up people's online record. Even though I run these ads, I do not and will not remove information for money. But if people want to pay a skilled computer tech to fluff up search results and push out positive information to balance out the negative, hey, I am happy to run those advertisements. 


The information on this blog comes from official online sources, which frequently publish their own strongly-worded disclaimers about how their information may include errors. In addition to directing my readers (more like browsers) to those original disclaimers I will add this is public information and I have a right to publish it. The mug shots were produced by government entities and therefore have no copyright. Documents produced by the state (and counties are political subdivisions of the state) can't be copyrighted. They just can't. And nobody can tell me not to link to something which is openly upon the internet.

If you see a mug shot here, you are free to use it. I don't put watermarks on mug shots and then try to claim these photos, produced with public tax dollars, have somehow become a unique and creative and copyrighted document due to the addition of a water mark like SOME websites. 

Also, I include links to the original source when available. True, it would be too much work to eliminate all the links, but this provides users a handy link to the original source. If the link is dead...that's not my fault. Links die.

Other interesting information like lists of tax forfeited land may be added after a while, but my original and main focus will be jail rosters, especially the one in Champaign County, Illinois.

Transparency is one of the values of democracy. People are not secretly jailed in our country. Plus lying on employment applications is, in general, very bad. If information can be found easily and openly, the playing field is leveled for all...not just those who can hide their foibles and (alleged) indiscretions.


Good things also come of the publication of this information: lost baby daddies are found, homeless and estranged relatives are located, and once information is out in the open people stop living in fear of exposure and, a lot of the time, nothing really comes of it.


"Oh, you didn't put down that minor arrest and conviction on your job application? Well, you're a damn good employee and truth be told you've been convicted of less stuff than your manager, ha ha. Tell you what. We'll annotate your job application and call no harm, no foul." And a year of living in quiet fear comes non-dramatically to an end.


Blessings to all, malice toward none. Information wants to be free so let it be, let it be. And just maybe somewhere in there a creative personality who loves the internet can make a buck...maybe a "champagne lifestyle" (note spelling) is possible. 

71 comments:

  1. You are an ass clown sheriff with limited education that wants to hurt peoples chances of employment or establishing integrity. I can tell by the way in which you refer to your covered locale as a sewage lagoon. I intend to keep backbiters and evil white men like you in my prayers so that when karma comes back to you, it may be more merciful. I encourage you to aim for something to help humanity not hurt it. I encourage you to re-read your article and decide the purpose of your website and why you post information about people you know nothing about.

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    1. I agree. Who in gods name gets off on exploiting other people's mistakes for their own selfish gain? ... oh yea, evil people. So who then, is the one who is the actual "criminal"? Many of these people only use drugs to try to self medicate for mental health issues because many cannot afford doctors or are unable to get there etc. Yet this site and the sad and incredibly delusional loser who runs this site? Spend their time trying to point fingers instead of lend an entire hand at HELPING PEOPLE AND CHANGING THE WORLD!! it's ok, I've got friends in high places and they know the "person" that is associated with this site. It's no wonder this is what they do with their free time! Well you know what! KARMA IS A BITCH DOUCHEBAG

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    2. ATTENTION EVERYONE!!!

      EVERY STATE HAS A DATABASE WITH ALL OF THIS INFORMATION THAT IS ACCESSIBLE TO ALL OF US!!! HE IS JUST COPYING, PASTING, AND MAKING MONEY OFF FOOT TRAFFIC THROUGH ADVERTISEMENTS!!!! HE IS NOT DOING ANYTHING FOR ANYONE BUT HIMSELF HERE! STOP APPLAUDING HIM LIKE HE IS SOME SORT OF HERO HERE! MAYBE IF PEOPLE WERE WISER TO ACCESSIBILITY AND HOW TO GET ACCURATE, FACTUAL INFORMATION FROM THE INTERNET, IT WOULDN'T SEEM SO AMAZING OF HIM!!! ANYONE CAN ACCESS THIS INFORMATION!!!!!!

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  2. So people should--your words--establish integrity? But to establish integrity it is best to hide the truth about them?

    Nah. I am the one who is right, here.

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  3. How do I look up if someone is in jail or wanted? Also I truly really like this site

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    1. I agree I also like to like the Constitution I also like to know who my ancestors are if you really like the side then you should post about how the African Americans were being sold and slaves let's post everything post the Constitution post-slavery post Africa post why don't you post Africa why don't you post help our ancestors were brought over here and slave and beat I guess we just had to do a March post how many year the Africans were in slavery post that God is not white post that the gold and diamonds came from Africa is unconstitutional and that's how we change laws regardless it's a lawsuit I say sue the government I am slaving Africans for 400 years haha

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    2. Was that all one sentence? Oh, my word, it was.

      It was all one sentence; and still no period at the end.

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  4. I can't really tell you how to "look up" if somebody is in jail or wanted. If you've found your way to this site, it probably happened through a search engine--most likely Google. But this site is not comprehensive.

    If you know where the person lives, first check sites of the local sheriff in that county. They might have an online roster or warrant list. But it's hit-and-miss. Good luck.

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    1. So what youre saying is that even if i check online to see if theres an inmate in custody and or call and have them confirm that he is in custody theres a chance that it isnt true and the inmate might not even be in jail??

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    2. People are haters. Most adults don't even have a clue what democracy means. Or the 1st amendment or our constitutional rights as an American citizen. It's a sad thing and ignorance is destroying our country. You keep doing your thing and hopefully one day you'll get that champagne (note spelling) lifestyle.

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  5. My ex-husband is on this list. He got arrested because of his domestic abuse. I can't tell you how happy I feel that this info is searchable via Google. hopefully he won't ruin any other girl's life. Thank you for your efforts of maintaining this blog.

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  6. Thank you. Knowing I am helping people like you keeps me going.

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  7. Bitch u really shouldn't put people business up on here who takes time our there day to do shut like this A Butch Ass Loser. I hope you momma name up there

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    1. Yeah that's what I'm talking about you really shouldn't put people's name on there yeah and you don't know the situation you put in people's lives in danger I think I think Society has wrong and for someone to say it's public records then I mean the everybody's luggage should be posted everybody information should be posted police brutality should be posted if you going to post people's record and then tell him to get a job and then and then try to stop me from getting a job because their of A different race that's what it's all about why would Society do that that should be unconstitutional defamation of character and the lawsuit like I said put your mama's name on there

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  8. Comments like yours motivate me when caffeine doesn't.

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  9. Thanks for your efforts. The person who plowed into the back of my car with a BAC of 2.0 while I was stopped for a red light was on the list. Was glad to see justice was working at least to get them into the process. Your bashers need to open their eyes to the fact that there is another side, another set of lives and or property negatively affected by the people represented by this list.

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    1. If someone with a BAC Of 2.0 hit you in a car, you should immediately get off the internet and call a priest. That blood alcohol content is four times the probable lethal limit and six+ times the possible lethal limit. It also means that the person had twice as much alcohol in their blood than blood. Sounds like a party.

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    2. And that's all good but I'm saying posting people's name is just another tactic or trying to keep the African Americans down why is my name still on the roster

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  10. This site is very helpful. But I was wondering if there was a better way to search the site. I found this by searching Google for the names of the people involved in the case I was needing info on. But is there any way to search on THIS site for the names of people? (I'm hoping it's not glaringly obvious and I'm just missing it.)

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  11. There's a little white bar in the upper left corner. That's a search thingie which searches just this blog. Putting quote marks around the term you are searching may help. But this blog is not comprehensive. Some days I even miss putting stuff up altogether. The best way to arrive here is still Google. If you didn't find your way here through Google, then what you're looking for might not be here.

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  12. Wonderful! I found my husband's ex-wife on the inmate listing for Alameda County, CA. I was snickering all day how she lied about her ethnicity, and she is still using my husband's last name after being married and divorced a 2nd time. What a skank. The link to view the details was not enabled so I assumed it was outdated after 30 days. Great work. Love it.

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    1. So what time does it make sense cuz it's your ex husband and it still doesn't mean that you had the right to put people's lives in danger that's what's wrong with society today you post things and put people's lives in danger you should and you should look at your husband check your husband but your post things and ask for a dollar that's ridiculous it's a lawsuit and I say we as African Americans will sue the government for defamation of character tell that post that bitch

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  13. Since you believe in what you're doing by posting people's personal business out for the world to see is the right thing to do, why don't you post your personal information so we all can see who you are and stop hiding behind a PC Screen

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  14. I really don't see any real connection between those two things. Maybe I don't want to be stalked and thretened by criminals.

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  15. What do you have to say to the people who are trying hard to make a better life for themselves? The ones who may have made a bad mistake but will not let that mistake define them. Websites like these make it harder for those people to succeed. Sure its public information but it still has to be found first. I just cannot understand why someone would want others to fail.

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  16. How about this: What do I say to the people who don't want to date a sex offender, or an accused felon, or hire a child molester to babysit? What I say to those people is: I sure hope this site helps you.

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  17. Hey,
    Where can I contact you if I have proof that my charges were dropped? Your link is the first that appears when my name is googled and that sucks because I just graduated from college and I don't want a one night misunderstanding with the law to make employers think I'm a criminal.
    Can I get your email address so we can talk please?
    You can reply at colonel2lucky@gmail.com but I will be checking this page too if that's more convenient.

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  18. Email me at champaigneroster@gmail.com

    Send me your incontrovertible proof that charges were dropped, and also a link to my page showing your information. I'll be happy to have a conversation with you here, but to keep from being stalked through the trail to my ISP, I will not reply to any emails.

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    1. I was aquitted of all charges in December 2017. Can I follow your above steps to have my information removed from your site. I have electronic copies of my final disposition or judgement of aquittal by jury forms that I can email you? Thank you.

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  19. Hello !! I was caought for single DUI and was here in this blog. I loosed my couple of my oppurtunities. Single mistake in life doesn't mean that loosing whole life. Can you remove it if I produce my background check sheet showing the proof of single DUI and not even convicted but case is going on. Mean while I was totally loosing job oppurtunities because of this blog showing up. Your blog shows first search result. Kindly let me know your strategy for first time excuses.

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  20. A single DUI you say? What if that single DUI had killed somebody? In no way do you qualify for removal. But if you want to push the search results down, I will tell you and I will tell anybody to hire a reputation management company. One of them, Clean Search, advertises on this blog. Try Clean Search.

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  21. Hello my charges were dropped to wet reckless driving. What proofs do you need to remove my name from blog and contact information to show the proof ??

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    1. This site has ruined my life. My husband, an attorney is abusive. He uses health problems to avoid being taken to jail. He punches me in the face, rips my clothes, chokes me plus lots more. He recently got angry and abusive with one doctor. He recently punched me, trapped me in a room, jabbed me with sharp objects thru the door I was trying to hold closed where he trapped me, then when police came he lied. I never hit or even touched him in any way. I simply complained and even cried a little because he had broken a favorite family photo of mine. He gets mad even when he just doesn't like a different opinion than his. He caused them to take both of us to jail because of his lies. I am not the only person this has happened to because of the current laws. Do a little research. You are a heartless nut probably sitting home on disability with nothing else to do.

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  22. If your charges were merely REDUCED to "wet reckless driving," then why would I care about removing your information? You're still a reckless driver.

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  23. There is a man named Jason Todd Lewallen who was arrested November 12, 2016. It say he was arrested for domestic battery on a household member. Well let's get the truth out there. He is in jail for a battery charge against his 9 weeks old son which died 4-5 days later!!! He's out on like his 9th parole but yet it's not in the news and it's not even made the paper in Arkansas... This is 1000% true also the mother is out free when she allowed this to happen just thought I would share this!!! Her name is Lesley bridges!!!!

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  24. There is a man named Jason Todd Lewallen who was arrested November 12, 2016. It was in saline county Arkansas It say he was arrested for domestic battery on a household member. Well let's get the truth out there. He is in jail for a battery charge against his 9 weeks old son which died 4-5 days later!!! He's out on like his 9th parole but yet it's not in the news and it's not even made the paper in Arkansas... This is 1000% true also the mother is out free when she allowed this to happen just thought I would share this!!! Her name is Lesley bridges!!!!

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  25. I simply don't understand the anger shown here towards the person responsible for what's posted on this site. If not this person, it'd be somebody else but the fact still remains, these are actual crimes that real people committed. It hasn't been altered by this person providing this information and if you'd step back and think for a moment, his intentions are to help alert the general public of these crimes and the people who committed them. No more, no less.

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    1. Note-keep in mind people, that some people listed here are ALLEGED to have committed certain crimes, and in some cases the charges are grossly "beefed up" wobblers. Check with the person listed and the transcripts before passing judgement on anyone here. (There may even be cases of mistaken identity or false accusation.) The person whose name I found here, for example, basically made an angry phone call and got the book thrown at him. True story.

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  26. You are a parasite. Trying to exacerbate people's problems by making sure their past they worked hard to clean up is #1 on Google search. I hope someone finds out who you are.

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  27. This website contains absolutely meaningless data. Loaded with horrible spam and pop-ups. You are not doing any good. Many of those people did not do anything worthy of putting up on google. Post people that actually have been charged. I will look into ways of having this whole shyte train taken down in the near future. Cheers Idiot. If someone requests having their 'private' information taken down. I don't think you have ANY right whatsoever to leave it up here. Otherwise you are just being a parasite. Why would anyone need to prove anything to you? I mean who do you think you are.

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  28. Can we meet up in person? I would love the opportunity to discuss your work more. Yes, it clearly has a serious impact om people. Because of ur site, many beautiful people close to me have a hard time getting a job. And thats mostly because ur site has meant that one of the first google sites that employers, first dates, in laws etc is an arrest record. If u knowingly make it easier for this to happen, i think u owe everyone an in person discussion. Please comment if ud b open to that.

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  29. In summary, no. I am not going to meet you in person.

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  30. A problem I see, this site doesn't do any follow-up or provide all court documents. I had an order of protection filed against me while in Afghanistan. I successfully sued upon return. Yet, if someone looks me up, it'll show this nonsense, not the outcome. Getting into this 'business' comes with responsibility. Copy and pasting a complaint or affidavit and leaving it there, is equivalent to a social media smear. Then again, I fought for your right to do it. Semper Fi.

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  31. if people don't like this page and its contents don't look at it. I think it's useful if it contains info you're looking for and either way it's public info that you can find anywhere else in the web. if you don't like it DONT CLICK ON IT AND TO THE people who made rude comments... stop being such bullies, does it mke you feel better or good about your life when you criticize others about theirs? jeez.. how freaking rude and immature.. any way thanks for the info!

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  32. In reply to the psycho who posted numerous times.

    I do not remove information for money. I have never removed information for money. I will never remove information for money. If you claim to have some tape recording of somebody saying something differently, so what? I don't care. I run ads for services to remove stuff from the internet because those ads make money.

    And the fact is that services like that have ways of dropping information down so low in search results that it may as well be gone from the internet. How do they do it? I don't know, internet magic.

    Your nasty comments have left me riled up so you know what I'm going to do for the next few hours? That's right, post thousands, maybe tens of thousands of names and mug shots.

    Best of luck in all your anonymous psycho future endeavors.

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  33. RosterGuy, you are the only psycho here. Talking about getting 'riled up'. I hope you either get shut down or one of the real criminals on here finds you and gives you what you deserve. I'm sure this comment 'riled you up' even more. To others concerned by this site 1) Yes... do sue and petition to get this site shut down. 2) End of the day nobody cares about it... so what if your name comes up in google search. Live your life...

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  34. Is there anyway I can get you to remove my name..i didn't go to jail.i was young and caught up with bad friends at the time and got into trouble .no jail time nothing on my record when this happened back then I had to talk to someone on another site asking them can they take my name off and they did .now I look after all this time and it's here it's like a constant reminder of a minor mistake in my life I thought I was over with.i could understand if I had committed a major crime or hurt someone and actually had a record but my records clean but that one dumb day and it's like I can't erase this what can I do?

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    1. Yeah I agree why can't it be erased it should be you race reason why I can't be erased it's because the fact is that the government United in the miracle has large for years and stolen from Africa we'll meet you in court whatever you post it doesn't matter you should post the truth post your mama bitch

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  35. I enjoy reading this thread of criminals who were put in jail for being criminals, yet complain to this site that they are being exploited? Well, how about not being a criminal in the first place? Just a though

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  36. Keep it up, friend! I like that you posted oodles more after receiving a particularly vitriolic comment. I read stuff like this when I'm using the sandbox because it beats the heck out of reading the shampoo bottle. So, thanks, and I hope you get the traffic quantity you're looking for to start writing articles! =)

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  37. Hi, friend! I actually just saw you have articles up, and read the one on Uber. I agree.

    I appreciate your word-smithy-ness! I wish more people would sniff each other out "like dogs"... Although it seems to me that pups can tell a rotten apple from quite a distance. I wish people had the same "Spidey sense," would save on loads of grief and heartache.

    Have a great day!

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  38. YOU OBVIOUSLY DONT HAVE A LIFE AND ARE VERY BOARD!!!!

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    1. No you people obviously don't have a life when you enslave my ancestors when you stole the gold you people don't have a fucking life when you slave jar ancestors fuck you

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  39. "Bored."

    The word you are trying to write is "bored" not "board."

    Drop out of the Fourth Grade, did you?

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  40. Thank you for this website, If you are working for the state and you get arrested, your criminal history needs to be public. My life was turned upside down because of a revengeful, jealous ex wife, knowing she broke the law and got herself arrested is KARMA! Hope she never works in her field again. Loser

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  41. I had made a mistake about 8 years ago.I got arrested for being under the influence.hanging out with the wrong people at the wrong time.I learned my lesson and even went to NA meetings when I didn't have to.it was in the paper and it's on the internet.I hired a lawyer to clear it off my record.why is it that I paid extra money and go to court to clear it that it's still out there for the world to see and judge me? What irritates me the most is my son will be turning 13 soon.a teenager that's all about the internet.he was young when that happened and the last thing he needs is to have his friends see something pop up so they can talk shit.kids are cruel these days and more educated with the internet.that's just another way to look at blasting people's personal business for the world to see.RUDE CRUEL AND *.*KED UP.I think it just teaches this generation to be judgmental and puts negative energy out to others and negative energy turns into anger.maybe after posting all the negative info on people.you or whoever should do a fallow up on the people that have improved their lives.post the positive sides of things.

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  42. If I have proof that my chargers got dropped and completed probation can you remove my name?

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    1. Of course not because it's the government into another tactic to keep African Americans from succeeding another tactic to try to stop the African Americans from succeeded why didn't they post African-American didn't they post about Africa and they post about the Catholics sucking little boy's dick One Day post that if you going to post it post the truth

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  43. "For one thing, if you can't get the original source to take down the information (the county jail roster where I swiped it) then some other site will get it eventually."

    Connecticut DOES take it down, smarty pants, and requires companies with subscriptions to data to wipe theirs too. Up to a quarter of the people in custody and on your lists are PRE-TRIAL detainees who have NOT been convicted. IF they are not convicted, the state ERASES the info in Connecticut. If you don't believe me, look it up. Thanks for making sure the innocent never get their names back.

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  44. The key phrase in your argument being "companies with subscriptions." I don't have some subscription to this info...I find it in a public way and I preserve it by publishing it. So what if somebody is merely accused and not yet convicted? Would you hire an ACCUSED (but not convicted) child molester to babysit your kid? Maybe you are such a mush-brain that you would, but for those who need the info, and want the info, here's the damn info. Be as pissed off as you like. I'm going to keep doing what I do.

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  45. I've sent an email regarding a post. Please read. I do understand why you only want to respond via this blog. The email is coming from c*******c@aol.com
    Thank you in advance. Pete.

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  46. Hello I got my charge expunged in CA. IT is illegal to show up my conviction after expungement. How can I send my details to get verified ?

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    1. Send me all the details you want and I will consider what you are saying, but there is nothing illegal about what I am doing. I do not take money to remove information so guess what? I'm completely within the laws of all states.

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  47. Expunged conviction 1203.4 CA cannot be shownup here. And it is illegal, soonafter my expungement passed by CA Court. I am not at all offering you the money. Guess what? I want you to go through my court order and let me know your stance. What is the best way to co tact to send my docs..

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  48. Hello,

    I just sent you an email regarding removal of my information. Could you please take a look and consider removing my info? I would be happy to talk with you here or via email. The email is from j****0@gmail.com.

    Thank you,
    James

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  49. In the words of the song...

    He just grinned and shook my hand/
    "No" was all he said

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  50. My birth mom is on this list.

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  51. I personally wouldn't like to find myself when I google myself, but i love to code, albeit different languages, so i can't really hate. I wrote a program that scrapped over 1 million urls, but it was because I couldn't find historical stock data, so I made my own. It felt good getting one over on that website. They also changed how they share it now :D. So while i don't want my picture to show, i am about to have an expungement go through on the charge, so technically (the only reason i care about) employers can't use it against me. I am sure they can find it on the web, but every job i have gotten, they offered me the position first, then ran a background check. So FCRA would bar them from denying employment after a background check without giving me notice of why. If they do, then I point to my expungement, if they don't I can sue them. So while the statue of limitations keeps them from seeing my pot charges and reckless driving years ago, the expungement should save me on my job applications. That expungement was expensive and taking forever, but I did my shit pretrial (took about a year) in order to have the only thing i care about good to go. So while, I am sure there will be instances when I don't get jobs because of someone googling me, but on the otherhand, do you really want to work for someone that is looking for reasons not to hire you? And if you didn't take steps to actually clean your shit up or take 10 minutes googling to find this:

    https://www.reddit.com/r/technology/comments/j1mit/how_to_remove_yourself_from_all_background_check/

    I don't really understand what your going to accomplish by bitching at this kid. At least he is responding to yall, lol 95% websites don't afford you that luxury. And all the reasons about how/why or outcome of why you got arrested doesn't really change the fact that you did or that most likely your picture is still up on whatever county website you got arrested in. So its probably still out there anyway, its just easier to find now. Also a lot of the time it is just vanity, i mean really, do you think you are that cool that people are googling you, and if they are and don't understand that you made a mistake, probably don't want them around anyhoo. Trust me, i found out i was bi-polar the very very hard way, but i have yet to meet someone that has rejected me because of it. Jobs, probably, but do a little research and plan some shit out:

    https://www.monster.com/career-advice/article/job-hunting-with-criminal-record

    Lastly its not illegal, i think all of your frustrations would be better directed to where the data is coming from. Because most of the time, these crappily designed websites make it easy for them to be looped and scrapped.

    So my frustration is that i don't know how to do it, but i also think you need to give a little credit where credit is due, because despite all the efforts from google etc to try and stop these from populating in their results, some dude is still making it happen. lol

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  52. Child molesters, drug offenders, violent crimes, etc... is understandable. But why on earth would you post and preserve information on people that were accused of non violent crimes. For example: I was once pulled over for expired registration. I ended up being cited for the expired registration and no proof of insurance. I actually had insurance and my insurance card was in the car, but I could not find it at the time I was pulled over. I was told to just bring the proof of insurance to court and they would drop the charge. At that time my husband and I had spent the past week living in NICU with my newborn son and was there for another week after that. I had left the hospital only to pick up my other son from school. With a sick newborn baby, the last thing on our minds was our vehicle registration. After the tickets I picked up my son, took him to my father in law’s office to hang out until he left work and I returned to the hospital to be with my baby. My husband took care of the registration at some point and with so many other things on my mind, court completely slipped my mind. A couple of months later my husband and I were driving home from dinner when he was pulled over for doing 42 in a 35... the speed limit had just changed from 40 and he missed the sign. I simply asked the officer at what point did the speed limit change from 40 to 35 and he asked to see my identification as well. I had a warrant for failure to appear in traffic court for an expired registration. I was arrested to be finger printed & photographed, then given another court date and released. Online my photo appeared and it simply said “FTA” as the reason. So given those circumstances, do you really believe I am a threat to society? Do you really feel as though future employers or anyone else that decides to google my name should forever view me as a criminal? Is it fair that I could potentially miss out on employment opportunities due to my “crime”? I have a clean record, but it appears that I have committed some terrible crime. Due to sites like this, it will always be there to warn people of what a terrible criminal I am. Do you still feel 100% confident that you are only helping people and not potentionally ruining an innocent person’s life? I’m hoping that instead of being a sociopath that enjoys hurting others, maybe you just haven’t thought about this side of what you are doing. But regardless of why you choose to do this with your free time, you should know that exploiting people when you don’t know their situation is wrong. I don’t care why you do it, it’s just wrong. As you’ve stated numerous times there are official government sites that have information on people that have been arrested and charged with crimes. To my knowledge, a person’s picture usually does not remain on their site once that person is released and found not guilty OR there is information stating in the court documents that the person was found non guilty. So the only possible use for this site is digging up things that cannot be found on an official site... right? So who are you to decide that these things are relevant? As I see it, this site exists so you can make money off of advertisements. You state that you cannot be paid to take down information as if this makes you better than the sites you advertise somehow, but in reality it makes you even more devious. At least they are not doing things to hurt people and attempting to disguise themselves as some kind of hero. You’re in it for the same reason they are... to make money. At least they give people a chance to have their name cleared so that they may go on to improve their lives by gaining employment and being functioning members of society. You are potentially damning people to a life of welfare and/or crime if you prevent them from getting a job to support themselves and their families. But I guess whatever floats your boat... it’s not like you’ll ever end up on your site since you get to decide which lives shall be forever ruined by your site.

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    1. I got to about the second or third sentence...then after I approved the comment, I noticed you didn't have paragraph breaks and I thought, "I'm not going to torture myself reading that ridiculous block of text."

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  53. if the case is dismissed and record is expunged, are you willing to take the record down?

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Thanks for your comment. Unless, of course, it iss one of those comments questioning my motivations in rude and crude terms, threatening to sue me for posting information available on public government websites, and/or saying I can not possibly judge a person on the basis of a few criminal charges. In that case, I could not care less about your comment and believe me when I say I am just going to keep on doing exactly what I am doing. So stay out of jail and you will not be on this blog. And by the way, state governments and their political subdivisions (counties) can not produce copyrighted material...especially when it comes to lists of people in jail. So save a tree, save a stamp, save your time, save some face and do not bother telling me to cease and desist.