Mugshot Removal

If your mugshot or arrest information is on our site and you would like it removed, please read the following:

Under certain circumstances individuals are entitled to have their booking photograph and biographical information removed from mugshot websites free of charge. See HB 3467 and ORS 646.608 for more information.

If the charges have been dropped, and you send in proof of the paperwork showing that has occurred, we will be happy to remove your information within five business days. A cell phone photo (or photos) of your charge dismissal paperwork attached to the email would be sufficient. Proof of dropped charges can be emailed to: or sent by regular postal mail to Oregon Crime News, PO Box 877 Creswell, OR 97426.

Please note: For legal purposes, all requests for mugshot removal MUST be processed via email using the email address above -OR- by snail mail. Phone calls will not be returned.

IF your mugshot appears on our site with the words “Inmate Arrested, Charges Unknown”, you may be entitled to have your mugshot removed NO QUESTIONS ASKED. Just email us.

If the charges were not dropped, we will not remove mugshots or charges from our site. We will verify any claims of dismissed charges using Oregon’s online court records system.