Keep in mind that while certain laws and police practices vary from state-to-state, our information applies to practices that apply in all 50 states.

General Questions

How do I report police misconduct?

If you feel that police have violated your rights, or you’ve witnessed misconduct against someone else, do not panic. It’s normal to feel intimidated, but responding to misconduct is an essential step towards protecting yourself and your community from future police abuse. … Continued

General Questions

What is reasonable suspicion?

While reasonable suspicion does not require hard evidence, it does require more than a hunch. A combination of particular facts, even if each is individually insignificant, can form the basis of reasonable suspicion. … Continued