Information on writing letters to judges, protecting your privacy, and knowing your rights.

Guide to Bond & Sentencing Letters

Doxxing Prevention and Response

Know Your Rights

Supplemental KYR resources

Tilted Scales’ Guide to Being a Defendant: An extremely comprehensive guide to the entire criminal court process. The free ebook is linked but you can order a paper copy from AK Press as well.

Crimethinc poster: A short and quick guide to handling a doorknock with a nicely designed illustration that is easy to share.

ACLU KYR page: This has guidance on being stopped by the police in public, being pulled over by police, having the police at your door, being arrested by police, and having your rights violated by police.

NLG KYR Booklets: This 16-page primer advises people of their rights when confronted by FBI agents or the Department of Homeland Security and includes information for noncitizens and minors in English, Spanish, Arabic, Bengali, Urdu, and Persian (Farsi), and one for specifically for animal rights & environmental activists. You can obtain printed booklets (in English, Spanish, and Arabic) by going to

CCR zine: This is very comprehensive and includes updated COVID guidance.

JustUS NYC zine: This covers a broad range of legal topics that are of interest to political radicals.