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Will I be able to get a DPS level 1 fingerprint card in AZ with a petty theft conviction?

Mesa, AZ |
Filed under: Criminal conviction

Petty theft charge from 10 years ago, I was an adult. Now I need to get DPS fingerprint clearance card for teaching, will I be able to?

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Technically the answer is "no." However, you might be able to qualify for an exception given that the charge was a misdemeanor and is so old. See the link to applicable statute. Good luck.

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