- City of Seattle
- Civil Rights Agencies
- Hate / Bias Crimes
- Human Rights
- Police Conduct
City of Seattle
- Seattle Human Rights Commission
- Seattle Women’s Commission
- Seattle LGBT Commission
- Seattle Police Department – Questions about Police Misconduct
- City of Seattle Domestic Partnership
- Seattle City Attorney’s Office - Community and Legal Resources
- Seattle Parks and Recreation - Demographic Overview of Seattle’s Communities: population density, race/ethnicity, age etc.
- Special Events Permit - Information about City permits for marches, demonstrations and other special events
Civil Rights Agencies
- King County Office of Civil Rights
- Washington State Human Rights Commission
- City of Tacoma Human Rights and Human Services Department
- U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
- U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
- U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights
- Immigrant Issues - Employing Immigrants – Seattle Office for Civil Rights
- Stop Notario Fraud - Sponsored by the American Immigration Lawyers Association - Legal help for immigrants, and what to do if you have been harmed by a "notario."
- Welcome to the United States – A Guide for New Immigrants – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (Available online in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, Russian, Arabic, Tagalog, Portuguese, French, and Haitian Creole
- National Immigration Project – links to different organizations (sponsored by the National Lawyers Guild)
- Make a Property or Building Complaint - Seattle Department of Planning and Development
- Landlord-Tenant Information - Seattle Department of Planning and Development
- Landlord-Tenant - Washington State Attorney General's Office
- Tenants Union of Washington State
- Solid Ground Housing Services for Tenants
- Predatory Lending – HUD Predatory Lending site for Washington State
- National Fair Housing Advocate
- Home Loan Options: Predatory Lending – sponsored by AARP
- Foreclosure Help - Washington State Department of Financial Institutions
- Foreclosure Prevention Programs - City of Seattle
- The Equity and Civil Rights Office of the Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) promotes equal access, academic inclusion, and full educational participation in our Washington schools among our state's diverse, underrepresented and underserved populations.
- Washington State Office of the Education Ombudsman
The Office of the Education Ombudsman (OEO) is a conflict resolution service located in the Governor’s Office for Washington families and public schools. Education ombudsmen are trained problem solvers who bring families and educators together to resolve conflict and disputes that affect students. As impartial third parties, they provide consultation, coaching, facilitation and mediation services.
155 NE 100th St. #210, Seattle WA 98125
- Safe Schools Coalition
The Safe Schools Coalition supports gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth in schools by reducing bias-based bullying and violence in schools and to help schools better meet the needs of sexual minority youth and children with sexual minority parents/guardians.
Toll-free: 877-SAFE-SAFE (877-723-3723)
- Seattle Public Schools
- Public Health Resources for Schools - King County
Hate / Bias Crimes
- Universal Declaration of Human Rights - In English and other languages such as French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Arabic and many others – adopted December 10, 1948 by the General Assembly of the United Nations
- Washington Law Help – Northwest Justice Project
The Seattle Office for Civil Rights (SOCR) now provides another way for people to report concerns and file complaints about the conduct of Seattle Police Officers.
You can file a complaint about police conduct by contacting the Office for Civil Rights at 206-684-4500. We will document your complaint and file it with the Office of Professional Accountability (OPA). OPA is the office within the Seattle Police Department that investigates complaints about police misconduct.
The office is headed by a civilian. OPA will review your complaint and follow-up with you.
- Information about OPA
- How to File a Complaint with OPA
- Publications on OPA in English and 10 other languages
If you have questions, comments or requests about our services please contact our office at (206) 684-4500 voice, (206) 684-4503 TTY or send email to Elliott Bronstein.