False Imprisonment Lawyers

False Imprisonment Law & Legal Definition

False imprisonment is characterized as comprising of unlawful restriction against the will of a person liberty, freedom or flexibility of headway. Unlawful detainment is the substance of false imprisonment. It is likewise characterized as any deliberate detainment of the individual of an alternate unapproved by law. False imprisonment is any illicit detainment without any procedure whatever, or under shade of methodology entirely unlawful, paying little mind to whether any wrongdoing has been submitted, or an obligation due.

False imprisonment is keeping or physically limiting an individual, for example, by being secured an auto, being attached to a seat or secured a wardrobe, with no legitimate power to hold the individual. It is like a charge of abducting and it generally happens in conjunction with a false capture. False detainment is frequently a wrongdoing and if demonstrated is quite often the premise of a claim for harms.

Any purposeful confinement of the individual of an alternate not approved by law is false imprisonment. It is any unlawful detainment, without due methodology or under a false power, without thought of whether any wrongdoing has been conferred or an obligation due. Samples may incorporate being secured an auto, determined about without chance to get out, or being fixed to a seat or secured a storeroom. It might be the catch up to a false capture, for example, holding somebody in the workplace of a retail establishment, yet all the more regularly it looks like a capturing with no conviction or case of a legitimate right to hold the individual.

False detainment may be the confinement or capture of an individual without a warrant, with an illicit warrant, or with a warrant wrongfully executed. The length of the individual was wrongfully denied of freedom, the measure of time they were kept is unessential.

The cure is a request to be restored to freedom by writ of habeas corpus and to recuperate harms for the damage by activity of trespass. It is a criminal offense for which harms may be granted.


Background Check System (Alabama Criminal Justice Information Center)


Criminal Records FAQs (Alaska Department of Public Safety)
Request to Seal Criminal Justice Information [PDF file} (Alaska Department of Public Safety)


Criminal History Records (State of Arizona - Department of Public Safety)
Criminal History FAQs (State of Arizona - Department of Public Safety)


Criminal Background Check (Arkansas State Police)


Clean Up Your Criminal Record (California Courts Self-Help Center)
Petition and Order for Expungement [PDF file] (California Courts Self-Help Center)


Forms: Sealing of Criminal Records (Colorado Judicial Branch)


Connecticut Law About Criminal Records (Connecticut Judicial Branch)
Erasure of Criminal Records (CT Statute) (Connecticut General Statutes)


Expungement of Criminal Records (Delaware Code)

District of Columbia

Sealing and Expungement of Records (Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia)
Criminal Record Sealing Act of 2006 [PDF file]


Seal and Expunge Process (Florida Department of Law Enforcement)
Obtaining Criminal History Information (Florida Department of Law Enforcement)


Obtaining Criminal History Record Information (Georgia Bureau of Investigation)


Expungements (Hawaii Attorney General)


Criminal History Information (Idaho State Police)


Expungement Information (Office of the State Appellate Defender )
Expungement: General Guidelines [PDF file] (Illinois Attorney General)


Limited Criminal History Search (Indiana State Police)


Criminal History Records (Iowa Department of Public Safety)


Criminal History Record Check (Kansas Bureau of Investigation)
Frequent Questions: Criminal History (Kansas Bureau of Investigation)


Background Check Forms (Kentucky State Police)


Bureau of Criminal Identification and Information (Louisiana State Police)


Criminal History Records Requests (Maine Courts)


Expungement (District Court of Maryland)


Requests to Seal Files (General Laws of Massachusetts Ch. 276:100A)
Sealing, Expungements, and Pardons (Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries)


Getting an Adult Criminal Conviction Removed (Michigan Courts)


What is Criminal Expungement? (Minnesota Judicial Branch)
Forms: Expungement of a Criminal Record (Minnesota Judicial Branch)


Expunction (MS Statute)


Petition for Expungement of Arrest Records [PDF file] (Missouri Courts)


Background Checks (Montana Department of Justice)


How to find criminal history reports in Nebraska


Sealing Records After Conviction, etc. (Nevada Revised Statutes)
Sealing Nevada Criminal History Records [PDF file] (State of Nevada)

New Hampshire

Criminal Records FAQs (New Hampshire Department of Safety)

New Jersey

How to Expunge Your Criminal Record [PDF file] (New Jersey Judiciary)

New Mexico

New Mexico State Central Repository for Criminal History (New Mexico Department of Public Safety)

New York

Personal Criminal History Record Review Program (New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services)

North Carolina

North Carolina Offender Information (North Carolina Department of Correction)

North Dakota

Criminal History Record Information (North Dakota Attorney General)


Criminal Justice Information System (Ohio Office of Criminal Justice Services)


Expungement Questions (Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation)
Criminal History FAQs (Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation)


How Do I Clear My Juvenile or Criminal Record? (Oregon Courts)
Clearing Your Record (Oregon State Bar )


Pennsylvania Access to Criminal History (State of Pennsylvania)

Rhode Island

Criminal Information Search (Judiciary of Rhode Island)

South Carolina

State Criminal Records Check (State of South Carolina)

South Dakota

Computerized Criminal History System (South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation)


Order for the Expungement of Criminal Offender Record [PDF file] (Tennessee Supreme Court)


Crime Records Service (Texas Department of Public Safety)


Expunging a Record (Utah Courts)


Expungement-Sealing-Pardon Information (Vermont Criminal Information Center)


Instructions for Petition for Expungement [PDF file] (Virginia Courts)


Criminal History Records (Washington State Patrol)

West Virginia

Expungement of certain criminal convictions; procedures; effect (WV Statute)
Expungement of criminal record upon full and unconditional pardon (WV Statute)
Petition for Expungement of Criminal Records [PDF file]


Pardons, Etc.[includes links to expungement information] (Wisconsin State Law Library)


Criminal History Checks (Wyoming Attorney General)

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