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Welcome to Galop, the LGBT+ anti-violence charity.

If you’ve experienced hate crime, sexual violence or domestic abuse, we’re here for you. We also support lesbian, gay, bi, trans and queer people who have had problems with the police or have questions about the criminal justice system.

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London LGBT+ Advice Line

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National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

Hyde Park Murder Inquiry

Metropolitan Police/PA Wire

Metropolitan Police/PA Wire

A man murdered in Hyde Park has been named by police as Jairo Medina, 62, a professional carer from Chelsea, south-west London. The investigating officers are exploring various lines of inquiry, including the possibility that the attack was hate motivated.

The police are keen to hear from anyone who may have noticed anything suspicious between the evening of Thursday August 11 and the morning of Friday August 12 in the area. You can contact the police via 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

If you have information but are worried about contacting the police, you can talk to us in confidence. Galop is an independent, LGBT community organisation. We can pass on intelligence that protects your anonymity.

Talk to us:

Phone: 020 7704 2040
Email: referrals@galop.org.uk
Online: Go to Galop’s online report form

 

Our services:

Our hate crime casework service can give you advice, support and help if you experience homophobia, transphobia or biphobia. Click for more

Domestic abuse is any kind of threatening behaviour, violence, or abuse between people who have been intimate partners or family members. Click for more

Galop provides confidential and independent advice and support for LGBT+ people who have experienced sexual assault, abuse or violence. Click for more