Resources: Know Your Resources

#StayWoke Rule: Know Your Resources

Resources: Know Your Resources

Do you know what you need to survive?

PUBLISHED ON : AUGUST 24, 2016 / 11:18 AM

The first step is knowing where to go if you think your rights have been violated. After that, you can inform yourself of police review processes and PRESSURE local, state and federal elected officials to initiate or execute reform in weak or flawed procedures. You can also attend police oversight committees.

How to File a Complaint Against the Police

How to File a Lawsuit

  • Contact a civil rights lawyers
  • Find lawyers via the National Lawyers Guild at

Written by BET Staff

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