Know Your Rights
Know Your Rights: A Guide to Your Rights When Interacting with Law Enforcement
YOU HAVE RIGHTS regardless of your immigration status. You may be at risk of being deported if you are undocumented, if you are a non-citizen with a criminal history, if you are on parole, or have a prior deportation order. To protect yourself, your family and your community you must KNOW YOUR RIGHTS. Knowledge is power. Act NOW. Do not wait. Be prepared.
This guide contains:
- What you need to know and what to do when encountering immigration agents, the police or FBI in different places
- Information about how to read a warrant
- Twelve things for you and your family to remember in ANY situation
- Your Emergency Planning Checklist
- Your Emergency Contact Information Sheet
- Your plan for what to do if a loved one calls you from an immigration detention center or police station
- Your Workplace Planning Checklist
Other materials/Otros materiales:
- Sensitive Locations FAQs
- Preguntas Frecuentes sobre los lugares sensibles
- 2011 DHS Sensitive Locations Memo – What are sensitive locations?
- Memo de DHS 2011: Lugares Delicados – ¿Cuáles son los lugares delicados?