Crime Statistics The FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program, which collects and publishes crime statistics, has developed an online database tool to make it easier to search for crime data […]
We are currently updating, more information coming soon. Please stop back by this page in the future, we will be adding a Know Your Rights for Unhoused training video and […]
Resources on ALEC Corporate America’s Trojan Horse in the States Legislating Under the Influence: Money Power and the American Legislative Exchange Council ALEC: Ghostwriting the Law for Corporate America (May […]
On April 7th, 2015 we had a community forum on “Policing the Police: Your Right to Record Law Enforcement” we recorded the event to be a resource for anyone wants to record the police and was unable to attend.
In light of the shortcomings of the legal system and growing police violence against people, there are many ways that communities can help each other to defend their rights to be free from unlawful searches, seizures, and cruel and inhumane treatment by law enforcement officers.
In light of the recent Supreme Court case that came out a couple weeks ago that found that GPS tracking constitutes a search under the Fourth Amendment, and therefore requires a warrant we wanted to go over your rights to protect your data if you end up in a situation where you record police misconduct on your phone.
This legal primer is intended to be a basic legal resource for activists and legal observers involved in protests at or around railroads, ports, and energy facilities. Use this guide […]
Copwatchers are on the lookout for police brutality at all times, not just when a demonstration or protest is taking place. However, the goals of decreasing police brutality and keeping cops accountable for their actions against citizens are the same. They also practice careful documentation of any incidents.