Law enforcement is often a person’s first exposure to the criminal justice system, and Deaf and Hard of Hearing persons are no exception. It is imperative the a sign language interpreter be brought to police station whenever a Deaf or Hard of Hearing person is being questioned, especially before they are Mirandized. Failure to do so could mean the difference between charges being brought to trial and being thrown out due to lack of due process under the Criminal Code and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which guarantee the provisional of an interpreter in such matters.
360 Translation’s Emergency Interpreting Services are available 24-hours a day, 365 days a year to respond to any emergent law enforcement situation. Call 856-356-2922 at any time to request the immediate dispatch of a sign language interpreter.
For scheduled matters, 360 Translations stands ready to provide you with the highest quality service as you schedule a legal interpreter with us. Call us at 856-356-2922, or email firstname.lastname@example.org so we can assist you in meeting this critical need.