Law Enforcement and The Deaf Community

Deaf Cultural Sensitivity

Police Cultural Sensitivity

WHAT DO YOU THINK? • Is it acceptable to tap a Deaf person on the shoulder to get their attention? • Is it acceptable to tap a Police Officer on the shoulder to get their attention? • Communication—Is there a need for a Sign Language Interpreter? • Handcuffs—In front to allow communication or behind for the Officer’s safety?

Learn the Law Enforcement perspective Understand the Deaf Culture perspective Share your experiences

Join us with Captain Al Maroney

MONDAY APRIL 19TH 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Let’s work toward developing a positive relationship with our local police officers
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Service Center 5340 N. Fresno Street, Fresno CA 93710 225-3323 V, 225-0415 TTY, info@dhhsc.org

Law Enforcement and The Deaf Community

Deaf Cultural Sensitivity

Police Cultural Sensitivity

WHAT DO YOU THINK? • Is it acceptable to tap a Deaf person on the shoulder to get their attention? • Is it acceptable to tap a Police Officer on the shoulder to get their attention? • Communication—Is there a need for a Sign Language Interpreter? • Handcuffs—In front to allow communication or behind for the Officer’s safety?

Learn the Law Enforcement perspective Understand the Deaf Culture perspective Share your experiences

Join us with Captain Al Maroney

MONDAY APRIL 19TH 6:00PM to 8:00pm

Let’s work toward developing a positive relationship with our local police officers
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Service Center 5340 N. Fresno Street, Fresno CA 93710 225-3323 V, 225-0415 TTY, info@dhhsc.org

Law Enforcement and The Deaf Community

Deaf Cultural Sensitivity

Police Cultural Sensitivity

WHAT DO YOU THINK? • Is it acceptable to tap a Deaf person on the shoulder to get their attention? • Is it acceptable to tap a Police Officer on the shoulder to get their attention? • Communication—Is there a need for a Sign Language Interpreter? • Handcuffs—In front to allow communication or behind for the Officer’s safety?

Learn the Law Enforcement perspective Understand the Deaf Culture perspective Share your experiences

Join us with Captain Al Maroney

MONDAY APRIL 19TH 6:00PM to 8:00pm

Let’s work toward developing a positive relationship with our local police officers
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Service Center 5340 N. Fresno Street, Fresno CA 93710 225-3323 V, 225-0415 TTY, info@dhhsc.org

Law Enforcement and The Deaf Community

Deaf Cultural Sensitivity

Police Cultural Sensitivity

WHAT DO YOU THINK? • Is it acceptable to tap a Deaf person on the shoulder to get their attention? • Is it acceptable to tap a Police Officer on the shoulder to get their attention? • Communication—Is there a need for a Sign Language Interpreter? • Handcuffs—In front to allow communication or behind for the Officer’s safety?

Learn the Law Enforcement perspective Understand the Deaf Culture perspective Share your experiences

Join us with Captain Al Maroney

MONDAY APRIL 19TH 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Let’s work toward developing a positive relationship with our local police officers
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Service Center 5340 N. Fresno Street, Fresno CA 93710 225-3323 V, 225-0415 TTY, info@dhhsc.org

Law Enforcement and The Deaf Community

Deaf Cultural Sensitivity

Police Cultural Sensitivity

WHAT DO YOU THINK? • Is it acceptable to tap a Deaf person on the shoulder to get their attention? • Is it acceptable to tap a Police Officer on the shoulder to get their attention? • Communication—Is there a need for a Sign Language Interpreter? • Handcuffs—In front to allow communication or behind for the Officer’s safety?

Learn the Law Enforcement perspective Understand the Deaf Culture perspective Share your experiences

Join us with Captain Al Maroney

MONDAY APRIL 19TH 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Let’s work toward developing a positive relationship with our local police officers
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Service Center 5340 N. Fresno Street, Fresno CA 93710 225-3323 V, 225-0415 TTY, info@dhhsc.org