Glossary of Public Records Terms

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Termsort ascending Definition
Infractions

Lesser offenses - generally city violations, code enforcement, etc.

Indictment

Formal accusation issued by a grand jury. This does not constitute a conviction or proof of guilt with respect to any charge.