Know Your Rights - Stop Hate Here!

Montgomery County, Maryland is fortunate to be a diverse community. Hate crimes are rare but do occur periodically. It is important for residents to be informed and prepared if a hate crime does occur. The following information is intended to empower the community and victims of hate crimes or acts in Montgomery County, Maryland. A Know Your Rights flyer is also available for download and print. 


Sources for this page include the websites of the US Department of Justice, Southern Poverty Law Center and Montgomery County Government.

Office of Human Rights and Human Rights Commission - Know Your Rights logo.