Please complete this form for the Conviction Integrity Section (CIS). Be sure to include copies of any
documents supporting the claim. Do not send original documents.
The CUS will only accept cases for review where the following apply:
Please keep in mind the following. The CIS is not reviewing lawful sentences, affirmative defenses, or
information/evidence previously considered and litigated before the original jury or judge.
FOR THE CIS TO REVIEW THIS APPLICATION PLEASE EXECUTE AND DATE
By signing below:
Conviction Integrity Section Resources
If you choose not to fill out the form online, the below link provides a PDF form that can be downloaded for submission to the CIS by email or US postal mail:
Conviction Integrity Section
Criminal Law Division – PA Office of Attorney General
16th Floor – Strawberry Square
Harrisburg, PA 17120
The CIS will confirm receipt of each application. After a preliminary review, the applicant will be notified in writing if their application does or does not warrant further review.
Do not staple, tape, etc., documents together. Do not send original documents as CIS will not return and/or indefinitely retain any documents