You can expect a criminal record check to be run on you when you apply for a job, mortgage, or even to live in an apartment complex. Simply put: Your criminal record will follow you for the rest of your life! If you apply for college or graduate school, you may have to disclose your criminal record. A blip on the record of an otherwise law-obedient life can haunt you and wreak havoc on your goals and dreams.
But there are some myths about expunging/clearing your record in Colorado.