Know Your Rights: Curfew Stops

With the backing of the Mayor’s Office, the New Orleans Police Department has announced that they will be strictly enforcing the city’s juvenile curfew laws this summer, despite evidence showing that such laws do not reduce juvenile crime or victimization.  Young people and their families should understand these laws and know what rights they have if they are stopped by the police.  We’ve put together an info sheet to help:

Know Your Rights – English version

Know Your Rights / Conoce Tus Derechos – Spanish version 

Posted by reneeon July 8, 2019and categorized as Client Story, Featured, News, Uncategorized