Ever since the 2016 election ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) have been cruising Hispanic/Latino neighborhoods, stopping certain drivers on the highways and waiting at court houses and arresting people ICE believes are undocumented.
If one is stopped for a traffic violation or asked to produce papers, local, state and federal law enforcement must have probable cause to search vehicles, homes and persons.
Our experienced immigration lawyers and criminal defense attorneys handle both cases in immigration court and state and municipal courts for criminal defense. Probable cause exists when there is reasonable suspicion that a crime has been or is being committed such as driving under the influence or possession of controlled substances. Even a DUI charge can lead to one losing one’s ability to maintain DACA or remain in the U.S. and/or lead to one being detained by ICE.
One is advised to consult with an experienced criminal defense attorney before giving up one’s constitutional rights to be safe and secure in one vehicle, home and in public buildings such as department of motor vehicles and court houses.
For a free consultation, contact our immigration lawyers in Las Vegas at (702) 836-9003 or in Reno, Carson City and Northern Nevada at (775) 826-2099. You may also contact our lead immigration attorney via email by clicking here.
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