Homophobic attacks and Drag Queen information

Bedfordshire Police and Crime Panel Nid oedd gan y wybodaeth y gofynnwyd amdani.


This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

I would like to request the following:

1. How many homophobic attacks have there been in 2017, 2018, and 2019?
2. What was the nature of the attack?
3. Where was the attack?
4. Was the person prosecuted?
5. Where any of the attacks on Drag Queens - men in drag.
6. Any information you have on Drag Queens and hate crimes/ attacks.

Please provide the information in a spreadsheet. Or a word document if you deem necessary.

Please contact me with any questions.

Yours faithfully,
Taylor Willis

Freedom of Information, Bedfordshire Police and Crime Panel

Bedford BC - OFFICIAL-Unsecure


Dear Taylor Willis


Request pursuant to Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request No. 15097


Thank you for your e-mail requesting information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.


We will proceed with the request which we received today 9^th December
2019. It is our intention to have the information delivered to you as soon
as possible otherwise within the statutory 20 working days.


In consideration of the request, which may be subject to any exemptions
the Council may rely on to refuse the request, some of which are absolute
and some of which only apply where the public interest in maintaining the
exemption outweighs that in disclosing the information.


Any future correspondence you may have with the Council in relation to
this matter should be emailed to [1][email address]



Kind regards

Oliver Walton

Records Support Officer

Bedford Borough Council

Borough Hall

Please reply to:  [2][email address]



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Andrea Bechtle, Bedfordshire Police and Crime Panel

Bedford BC - OFFICIAL-Unsecure


Dear Taylor Willis


Request pursuant to Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request No.15097

I am writing in respect of your recent enquiry for information held by the
Council under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Under
the Freedom of Information Act the authority must state whether or not the
information exists and I confirm that we do not hold this information.


The location you refer to in your request is the responsibility of
Bedfordshire Police. The Freedom of Information Officer at Bedfordshire
Police can be contacted at [1][email address]


The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You are free to use it for your
own purposes, including any non-commercial research you are doing and for
the purposes of news reporting. Any other reuse, for example commercial
publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder. For
further information regarding Re-use of Public Sector information please
see link below.  If for whatever reason you are unhappy with our response
to your application you are entitled to pursue any dissatisfaction through
the Council's Internal Review Procedure.  Pursuant to Section 17 (7) of
the Act the procedure provided by the Council for dealing with complaints
about the determination of this request for information is the Council’s
FOI Complaints Procedure, a copy of which can be obtained on request or is
set out at:



Yours sincerely,


Andrea Bechtle

FOI & EIR Officer - Environment & Enabling Services
Archives Records

Bedford Borough Council

Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street

Bedford, MK42 9AP





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