Community News

Police Chief to attend next Community Safety Public Meeting

Gary Hart July 10, 2016

Have you experienced homophobia, transphobia, biphobia or HIV Stigma – this is your community, your safety, get involved! In response to questions relating to safety at Pride this year and concerns about LGBT community safety generally post the massacre of 49 people at the Gay nighclub in Orlando, the LGBT Safety Forum has invited the Head of Operations from Brighton Pride to their next public meeting to answer any questions or concerns you have and Chief Superintendent, Nev Kemp from Sussex Police will also be in attendance and will take questions.

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Ending violence against women and girls top priority in Brighton & Hove

Besi Besemar March 23, 2015

More than 130 people have been supported through the city’s first-ever drop in Domestic Abuse Surgery in 12 months. The majority – 95% – have been female, according to new statistics which are unveiled as key city partners consolidate the city’s drive to tackle domestic violence and abuse. The Domestic Abuse Surgery is run by Sussex Police and RISE, the Brighton & Hove domestic abuse charity, and supported by Brighton & Hove City Council. The Surgery is available at the Customer Centre at Hove Town Hall, every Wednesday morning between 9am and 12 noon.

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General News

Police chief takes on role of LGBT champion for Sussex Police

Besi Besemar September 10, 2014

Chief Superintendent Nev Kemp, Divisional Commander for Brighton and Hove has taken on the role of LGBT Champion for Sussex Police. In an email to members of the LGBT External Reference Group, he wrote: “It is of course very useful that I happen to be the Sussex Police Commander for Brighton and Hove but this isn’t […]

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