Learn more about the Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) outreach and engagement with communities throughout the nation, as well as the training we provide to both Department personnel and our partners.
- Community Engagement
CRCL engages diverse American communities whose civil rights may be affected by Department activities. We respond to community concerns and provide information about Department programs, activities, and issues.
- Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Training
CRCL improves civil rights and civil liberties awareness and compliance through training modules and tools and technical assistance.
DHS Resources for Communities
Active Shooter Preparedness
- Website: www.dhs.gov/active-shooter-preparedness
- Conducting Security Assessments: A Guide for Schools and Houses of Worship Webinar
Homeland Security Information Network (HSIN)
Protective Security Advisors, DHS Infrastructure Protection
DHS Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
Federal Emergency Management Agency
By mail or phone:
Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Building 410, Mail Stop #0190
Washington, D.C. 20528
Toll Free: 1-866-644-8360
Toll Free TTY: 1-866-644-8361