What is exactly mean of question 15 on n-400 application for citizenship ?

Asked over 1 year ago - Los Angeles, CA

Have ever committed crime or offense for which you are not arrested ? what is that ? ! ! ! please help me to understand this question thank you

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  1. Giacomo Jacques Behar

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    Answered . The question is really "talking" to an applicant's conscience and asking him/her to admit (against his/her own interest) IF one EVER committed a crime for which one was never caught or arrested for..

    Still confused? Then the answer is a "no".

    Behar Intl. Counsel 619.234.5962 Kindly be advised that the answer above is only general in nature cannot be... more
  2. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . In essence it is a catch all question. The Government is interested to know who is the person they are admitting for permanent residence. COnsider it as a Country you want to live in is asking you whether you ever engaged in activity which, if detected, would have constituted a crime to your knowledge.

  3. Sasha O. Lazarevich-Sinnott

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    Answered . The question asks whether you have committed a crime but were *not* arrested.

  4. Michael Hugh Carlin

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    Answered . It means what it says: Did you ever commit a crime for which you were not arrested?

    Another way of asking the question would be:

    "Did you ever commit a crime, but didn't get caught?"

    (734) 369-3131. This communication does not establish and attorney-client relationship with the Law Office of... more

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