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LGBT Outreach Unit

LGBT Outreach Unit

Welcome to the Community Affairs Bureau LGBT Outreach Unit. The mission of the Community Affairs Bureau LGBT Outreach Unit includes:

  • Fostering positive relations between the LGBT community and the NYPD by providing a liaison for community members who may be crime victims, have information or issues of concern to the police department.
  • Working with precincts, police (housing) service areas, and transit districts, located in areas with a large, visible LGBT community within them, to address concerns of that area.
  • Assisting in productive dialogue with investigative units concerning LGBT related crimes.
  • Working in partnership with other city agencies, other law enforcement entities, and community based organizations, education, and involvement in other LGBT related issues.
  • Maintaining an interactive role in recruit based and in-service police trainings regarding the LGBT community.

For further information regarding the Community Affairs LGBT Outreach unit, view LGBT pamphlet or call (212) 614-6748.