Personal Safety

Personal safety is a topic that concerns many of us.

Often, people think of personal safety as being predominantly about issues such as keeping yourself safe when returning from a night out. However, there other types of personal safety situations for you to think about. 

In this section, you can find detailed information on how to keep yourself and your family safe in a wide range situations. Topics include:

  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drugs and alcohol
  • Forced Marriage, Honour Based Violence and FGM
  • Hajj and Umrah fraud
  • Hate crime
  • Keeping your identity safe
  • Rape and sexual assault
  • Stalking and harassment
  • Staying safe when out and about

Criminals are always on the lookout for easy prey, so please take some time to review the simple steps you can take reduce your risk of becoming a victim of crime.

Accessibility
Some of our PDF and Word documents are essential to sharing information. Over the coming months, we are reviewing all our web pages and making the necessary changes to ensure that they are accessible for all.

The accessibility regulations do not require us to fix PDFs or other documents published before 23 September 2018 if they are not essential to the organisation.

However, we recognise that there are several PDF and Word documents that are essential to our organisation and that we have a duty to publish these in a format accessible to all.  Alterative formats of all documents on our website are available upon request. You can make a request by emailing our Media and Engagement Department: 
[email protected]

Please make sure you include in your message the following:

  1. The name of the document you require in an alternative format
  2. The format you require the document in
  3. Your name

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