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Our Mission

The Department of Justice remains vigilant in detecting, investigating, and pursuing violations of federal civil and criminal laws related to voting.

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Report Federal Voting Rights Violations

If you believe you or someone else has experienced a civil rights violation, please tell us what happened.

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Combating Threats Against Election Workers

We need the public’s assistance in remaining vigilant and reporting suspected threats or acts of violence against election workers. 

To report suspected threats or violent acts, contact the FBI at 1-800-CALL-FBI (225-5324). You also may file an online complaint at

Resources on Voting
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State Election Resources

Find Department of Justice guidance documents for states to ensure compliance with federal laws regarding elections, specifically federal statutes affecting methods of voting and federal constraints related to post-election “audits.”

We have also compiled a list of resources for voters by states. Helps You helps you register to vote, find voter registration deadlines, check your registration, change your political party affiliation, and learn how to get a voter registration card.