We often are called by clients who want to be US citizens with a past criminal record. They often ask, “can prior arrests prevent citizenship?” Check out this video for the answer, then call our office to see how we can help.
- A minor violation or misdemeanor arrest will not affect your citizenship application.
- Having a record of sexual assault or a drug crime will have a negative impact on your application.
This educational attorney video is brought to you by Susan Scheer, an experienced New Jersey Permanent Residency Immigration Lawyer.