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"You have rights in Vermont, Even if You are Undocumented"
Scenario #1: Involvement with Law Enforcement Authorities
Enrique and Roberto are walking down the road to work when an American friend, John, pulls up and offers them a ride. A few minutes later, a police car pulls John’s car over.
If you are a new resident of the United States, you may not know very much about what is a crime in this country. And, you may not know very much about our criminal justice system.
Victims of crimes have rights in the United States! There are many organizations that can help you.
Vermont Secretary of State’s Office
The goal of the Safe at Home program is to help victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking, who have relocated or are about to relocate, in their effort to keep their perpetrators from finding them.
For information about the Safe at Home Program , contact: