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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.

020 7704 2040

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London LGBT+ Advice Line

0800 999 5428

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National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline

Rights

Police Warnings, Cautions & Fines

This section gives some information about police warnings, cautions, fines and whether you need to tell an employer about them. If you are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender and want confidential advice about your situation you can call Galop on 020 7704 2040. If your question does not relate in some way to lesbian, gay,…

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Arrest, Stop & Search

Your Rights If You’ve Been Arrested Or Stopped By The Police This section provides advice if you have been stopped or arrested by the police.  If you have been warned, cautioned or given a penalty notice by the police, you should read the section on Other Police Charges. You can contact Galop if you require more…

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The Police, Your Rights & The Law

If you’re LGBT+ and have experienced any kind of violence or abuse,  you can contact Galop for advice on 0207 704 2040. Click for more information on: Arrest, Stop & Search– This section provides advice and information about your rights if you have been stopped or arrested by the police. Police Complaints – if you’ve had a bad experience…

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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