Being stopped or pulled over by a police officer can be a nerve-wracking experience, even if you don't think you're doing anything wrong. As a person who is new to the country or trying to gain immigration status, talking to a police officer can be a high-stakes encounter. Could criminal charges affect your ability to obtain a visa or citizenship?
Preparing to apply for naturalization to become a U.S. citizen is a very exciting time. Yet, with the excitement can also come quite a bit of stress, especially for people with arrests on their record.