The Hampton Police Division's LGBTQ liaison addresses the needs of the lesbian, gay, transgender and questioning community and connects that community with the police and other members of law enforcement.
On June 22, 2017, Hampton Roads Pride, the Citizens’ Unity Commission and the Hampton Police Division hosted a special community conversation called “Understanding the Experiences of our LGBTQ Neighbors.” Read the news release.
About the liaison
Sergeant Nakia Peek
Community Policing Sergeant
In the news
Read more: “Hampton Police adds its first LGBTQ liaison” – Daily Press
Jan. 28, 2019 - Police Chief Terry Sult told City Council that he was addressing concerns after an unusual four homicides in January. That followed a decrease in crime last year, with violent crime down 18 percent and overall crime down 12 percent. Read on...
Aug. 3, 2018 - Hampton police, the sheriff's office, commonwealth's attorneys office and the local NAACP are sponsoring a back to school "Healthy 'get fit' Family Day" on Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Y.H. Thomas Community Center, 1300 Thomas St. Read on...
Aug. 1, 2018 - The City of Hampton is eligible to apply for the 2018 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program Local Solicitation. These funds would support additional equipment, supplies, training, and more. Read on...