Human Rights
Civil Rights

The City of Detroit Human Rights Department (HRD) investigates complaints of discrimination in employment, education, housing, public accommodation, medical care facilities, commercial space, resort or amusement and public service based on religion/creed, race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, public benefit status, HIV/AIDS status, or handicap/disability. A complaint may be filed, if the alleged act of discrimination has occurred in the City of Detroit within the past 365 days.