Southeast Texas Region 2015 Scope of Problem
Immigrants & Refugees do not report for fear the police. In their homelands, Police & Criminals routinely collude in victim retaliation in their homelands.
Immigrants & Refugees account for
- - 25% of population
- 33% of business ownership
- 40 to 50 native languages
- 100+ spoken dialects
Challenge for Law Enforcement:
- Language Barriers
- Cultural & Trust Barriers
All the Language Access translation of crime victim information can only motivate reporting, if information is DELIVERED to these high-risk communities.
The Good News:
Houston Language Bank deigns proven Communications Solutions.