Safety Materials for combating AAPI Hate crimes: United States Attorney's Office & FBI
Following are few important links provided by United States Attorney's Office & FBI regarding combating hate crimes against the Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) community in light of the recent incidents:
The White House issued the following memorandum earlier this year:
Memorandum Condemning and Combating Racism, Xenophobia, and Intolerance Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States
The Department of Justice: Hate Crimes
Combating hate crimes is one of the Department of Justice’s highest priorities. In this effort to fight bias and hate, the DOJ created this website as a centralized portal for all its hate crimes resources for law enforcement, media, researchers, victims, advocacy groups, and other interested organizations and individuals. Use these resources to learn more about hate crimes, encourage hate crime reporting, and make America safer for all.
Readout of The Department of Justice’s Efforts to Combat Hate Crimes Against Asian American and Pacific Island Communities
Statement by Pamela Karlan, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General of the Civil Rights Division
Statement by the Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Leading a Coordinated Civil Rights Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
The Department of Justice: Community Relations Services
The Community Relations Service (CRS), a component of the Department of Justice (DOJ), serves as “America’s Peacemaker” for communities in conflict by mediating disputes and enhancing community capacity to independently prevent and resolve future conflicts.
CRS (Community Relations Services) Supports Communities Experiencing Racial Tension
Statement by Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Eric S. Dreiband, Protecting Civil Rights While Responding to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Anti-Defamation League (ADL)
ADL is a leading anti-hate organization that was founded in 1913 in response to an escalating climate of antisemitism and bigotry. Today, ADL is the first call when acts of antisemitism occur and continues to fight all forms of hate. A global leader in exposing extremism, delivering anti-bias education and fighting hate online, ADL’s ultimate goal is a world in which no group or individual suffers from bias, discrimination or hate.
Responding to Hate: A Quick Reference Guide (English version)
Responding to Hate: A Quick Reference Guide (Chinese version)
Limited English Proficiency
General information about language access requirements, developments, and resources.