DHS integrates civil rights and civil liberties into all agency activities by:
- Promoting respect for civil rights and civil liberties in policy development and implementation;
- Communicating with individuals and communities whose civil rights and civil liberties may be affected by Department activities, and informing them of policies and avenues of remedy;
- Investigating and resolving civil rights and civil liberties complaints filed by the public regarding Department policies or activities; and
- Leading the Department’s equal employment opportunity programs and promoting workforce diversity.
Last Published Date: May 30, 2018