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LGBTQ+ Police Liaison

The Raleigh Police Department is committed to the safety and fair, respectful treatment of all Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ+) residents and visitors.

Community Focused

The LGBTQ+ Liaison strengthens the relationship between the LGBTQ+ community and the Raleigh Police Department by creating mutual trust and confidence through community involvement, departmental education, and by ensuring fair and professional policing services. The liaison:

  • Works as a single point of contact between the Raleigh Police Department and the LGBTQ+ community.
  • Works with all units of the Department that request assistance in identifying with LGBTQ+ citizens and addressing their concerns.
  • Assists and advises, as needed, with the department’s leadership on cases involving the LGBTQ+ community or LGBTQ+ issues.
  • Provide a forum for the LGBTQ+ community to express concerns regarding crimes directed against the LGBTQ+ community.
  • Meet with and provide a forum for business owners, community groups, and individuals of the LGBTQ+ community, and present information on relevant law enforcement issues.
  • Collaborate with community leaders, businesses, and residents to design and implement public safety projects and programs to increase and improve the safety of the LGBTQ+ community.
  • Facilitate an overall open relationship between the LGBTQ+ community and the Police Chief’s Office.
  • Meet with leaders of Raleigh’s LGBTQ+ community as well as attending LGBTQ+ community events to build relationships.





If you have any issues, questions, or concerns, please contact our LGBTQ+ Liaison: 919-996-1560


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