The Justice Department today reached a settlement agreement with the City of Philadelphia Police Department to resolve allegations that it violated Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act by denying deaf and hard of hearing individuals full and equal opportunities to participate in and benefit from its programs, services, and activities.

People interested in finding out more about the ADA, or this agreement may call the toll-free ADA Information Line at 1-800-514-0301 or 1-800-514-0383 (TDD), or access the ADA website at