“Though amnesty is specifically designed for traffic cases, if a person has a local ordinance, possession of marijuana, or shoplifting violation for which they have failed to appear they may also take advantage of this amnesty period,” Propst said.
Those interested in taking advantage of the offer can walk up to the window at the East Point Municipal Court, 2727 East Point St., from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturdays.
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“This is a final effort to help ticketed get back in good standing,” Propst said.
For those wanting to restrict their arrest record, only those arrested on non-violent crimes committed in East Point are eligible.
Those interested can download the application online and bring them to the court window from 8 a.m to noon on Feb. 1, Feb. 15 or Feb. 29. The fee is usually $25.
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