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It is important to remember and know your rights.  The ACLU has a downloadable PDF with the below information:

Rights

  • You have the right to remain silent.  If you want to exercise that right, verbally say so.
  • You have the right to refuse to consent to a search of yourself, car, or home.
  • If you are not under arrest, you have the right to leave.
  • You have the right to a lawyer; ask for one immediately if arrested.
  • Regardless of your immigration/citizen status, you have constitutional rights.

Responsibilities

  • Remain calm & polite.
  • Do not obstruct the police.
  • Do not lie or provide false documents.
  • Remember the details of the encounter.
  • File a written complaint if you feel your rights have been violated.