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Transparency in Civil Rights Investigations

The Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties strives to maintain transparency in its civil rights investigations processes, which includes:

  • an electronic complaint database system
  • an easy-to-use online complaint submission form
  • access to comprehensive language services
  • enhanced transparency for complainants
  • improved coordination with components to track response to and implementation of recommendation
  • a collection of redacted memos and other documents related to CRCL investigations that are available to the public 

Contact Us

Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Building 410, Mail Stop #0190
Washington, D.C. 20528

Phone: 202-401-1474 | 1-866-644-8360 (toll free)
TTY: 202-401-0470 | 1-866-644-8361 (toll free)
Fax: 202-401-4708
E-mail: crcl@dhs.gov

Last Updated: 11/05/2021
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