Justice Toolkit

Download and educate the public on District Attorneys’ power

We use these at protests and other places as handouts. Click on the blue text below to download.

Eviction Notice for Elected Officials
This handout highlights specific issues we have with our District Attorneys and to educate the public that they are elected officials. It’s a fillable pdf that you can make for your very own District Attorney

Powers of the DA
One-pager including bulleted information on police, plea deals, evidence, prosecutors, immunity, youth justice, sentencing, bail + jail, charging, and grand jury. Created by and shared with permission of SURJ PDX Black Lives Matter Action Group.

Roles of the Oregon Criminal Justice System

One-pager includes brief descriptions of Influencers (State/Governor, local law enforcement, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)), Prosecutors (District Attorneys and their staff and professional association), Court (judges, juries, grand jury), and Defense (defendant, defense team). Created by and shared with permission of SURJ PDX Black Lives Matter Action Group.

Policing and Resistance: An Incomplete Timeline

A brief history from “Colonialization and the Atlantic Slave-Trade” starting in the 1100s to the current “Backlash Against Immigrants, Birth of New Movements” in 6 pages using some local Oregon examples and historical events. Created by and shared with permission of SURJ PDX Black Lives Matter Action Group.

Social media to share

Please share these with comments, hashtags such as #PoliceAccountability #StopPoliceBrutality and our Loved Ones Names