Will a Criminal Record Affect my Immigration or Residential Status

In general, any criminal charges can negatively affect Canadian immigration or residential status, even if the charges were dropped or dismissed. It can definitely prevent you from applying for citizenship and in some cases, it may prevent you from staying in Canada. This includes offences such as theft, assault, manslaughter, dangerous driving, impaired driving, selling [...]

By |2023-03-30T09:33:23-07:00September 15th, 2019|Blogs|0 Comments

What to Expect as a Repeat Offender

Keeping people out of jail for the first time is instrumental in helping them avoid repeat incarcerations. Yet, statistically, most convicted offenders have at least one prior conviction. In fact, nearly 75 percent of offenders have multiple prior convictions.  According to a study conducted by Statistics Canada and the University of Waterloo, chronic offenders account [...]

By |2023-03-21T10:38:51-07:00September 1st, 2019|Blogs|0 Comments


The lawyers at Jaswal & Krueger Criminal Defence Lawyers will gladly defend against any criminal charges you, a family member or friend may be facing.

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