Staying Safe While Covering Civil Unrest

This photo of “Murder the Media” graffiti scrawled on a doorway at the US Capitol was shared on Twitter.

As tensions will surely rise over the coming days, leading up to and through the inauguration, the following links include guidelines and tips for remaining safe while covering civil unrest:

https://www.poynter.org/reporting-editing/2020/23-guidelines-for-journalists-to-safely-cover-protests

https://www.rcfp.org/wp-content/uploads/imported/20180614_100229_rcfp_protest_tip_sheet_0618.pdf

https://www.rtdna.org/content/guidelines_for_civil_unrest

https://www.nab.org/journalism/

Also, here is the latest on Media credential letters from the Department of Homeland Security CISA: