Know Your Rights - Shareable Resources

 

Videos (Good for sharing on social media)

 

Know your rights when ICE visits (from ACLU) in English and Spanish

If Questioned About Your Immigration Status in English and Spanish (ACLU)

Additional Info for Non-Citizens:

 

Written resources (Good for providers and families to read)

Printable cards with info on what to do if stopped by police, immigration agents, or the FBI

Immigrant Safety Plan for Youth and Children (Legal Counsel for Youth and Children)
This is useful for parents and providers to know what documents you should have and to help create a plan in case of potential detainment or deportation

English | Spanish | Somali

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Pamphlet

The American Civil Liberties Union created a very helpful pamphlet that addresses what rights you have when you are stopped, questioned, arrested, or searched by law enforcement officers. The booklet is for citizens and non-citizens, with information for non-citizens in a separate section. Please note that while this booklet is informative and accurate, it is not a substitute for legal advice. Links to this downloadable pamphlet in several languages below:

English | Arabic | Urdu | Farsi | Hindi | Punjabi | Somali | Español | Français

National Immigration Law Center has similar pamphlets: English| Spanish | Chinese |Arabic | Korean (all PDF)

 

Legal Resources

 

Private Attorney List

This list includes attorneys in Washington state who represent immigrants and detainees. Several of them speak multiple languages (included in the list are attorney officers who speak Spanish, Japanese, Russian, French, Korean, Portuguese, and German). Access the list

 

Additional Resources
The following pages are great resources for community members interested in learning more about their rights or looking for legal services.

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