DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Dayton Police Department and the Human Relations Council’s “Know Your Rights” session for Thursday has been canceled.

On Jan. 6, at 6 p.m., the next “Know Your Rights” session was to be held in the conference room of the Dayton Metro Library Madden Hills Branch, however, the Human Relations Council has canceled the event due to COVID concerns.

According to the Human Rights Council, Professor Thaddeus Hoffmeister of the University of Dayton School of Law was going to present information on the rights and responsibilities of residents when interacting with police.

Additional sessions will be held at various locations throughout Dayton over the coming year.