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Below you can find details to violence related incidents that you can report to us online. Please click on the title of the incident to be taken to the reporting form.


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Assault

Assault is when violence is used against a person, or a fear that immediate violence will be used. Assault may involve the use of a weapon or instrument, but not exclusively. No force needs to take place for an assault, it could also include spitting at someone for example.

Firearms & other weapons

To report seeing someone with a firearm, knowing someone who possesses one illegally or if you have information relating to illegal firearms.

Threats/Threatening behaviour

To report threatening behaviour, such as where you have received verbal or written threats from another person, or there is an incident where someone's conduct could be perceived as threatening.

Hate crime / incident

To report a hate crime or incident. Hate crime is any criminal offence which is motivated by prejudice or hostility (or perceived by the victim to be so) against a person’s race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity. A hate incident is something that may be experienced that is upsetting or frightening, which doesn't meet the threshold to be classed as a criminal offence.

Robbery (theft with violence)

To report robbery, which is when a person uses force, violence or fear of violence immediately before or at the time of stealing.

Threatening behaviour

To report threatening behaviour, such as where you have received verbal or written threats from another person, or there is an incident where someone's conduct could be perceived as threatening.

Witness intimidation

To report witness intimidation, which is when an attempt is made to threaten or persuade a witness to not give evidence to the police or courts, or to give evidence in a way that is favourable to the defendant.