Members of the public may watch the following parole and pardons hearings via video feed (Click here for instructions. The video will be available for viewing after the hearing as long as the link is posted on the website). Hearings start at 9am unless posted otherwise. Click on the below links to watch hearings on:

February 23rd, 2024:
Brooklyn CI Hearing - R#3.

February 26th, 2024:
PO Micalizzi Revocation Hearing - R#1.

All hearings will be conducted as MS Teams or Zoom Virtual Hearings and streamed LIVE on this website as well. Please check back periodically for updates and links. Please refresh or switch your web browser if the links are not working.

The Board of Pardons and Paroles will only accept

 Absolute Pardon and Certificate of Employability applications electronically.

 

 

Pardon Application Processes and Instructions

  

The Board of Pardons and Paroles accepts the following applications:

 

        • Absolute Pardon (Full Pardon/Expungement/Erasure)

        • Certificate of Employability

        • Commutation by Current Offender

 

Please click on each link above or the boxes below to learn more about

eligibility and the application process.

 

Click here for Certificate of Employability VERIFICATION

Click here for Frequently Asked Questions

 Click here for ePardon Video Tutorial

Click here for The Pardon Process Eligibility Notice and Brochure

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