16th April 2015
Community calls for new probe into ‘unsolved’ death of trans woman 1
12:53 PM — Activists are calling for a renewed investigation into the death of a trans woman - whose death remains unexplained 13 years later.
10th April 2015
Police launch fresh appeal in murder of trans woman in London
5:51 PM — Police investigating the murder of a trans woman in London have extended the ways in which information can be provided.
4th April 2015
San Francisco police officers to be fired for homophobic texts 5
5:47 PM — Seven police officers were found to have a sent a string of racist and homophobic message.
29th March 2015
Dame Helen Mirren: ‘Prime Suspect’ character would have become a lesbian 7
11:42 AM — Helen Mirren has claimed that her character on crime drama Prime Suspect would have been a lesbian in later life.
25th March 2015
Jeremy Clarkson may face police action after punching producer 6
6:01 PM — Former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson may face police action after he verbally and physically attacked a producer.
22nd March 2015
Police investigating homophobic tweets sent to rugby referee Nigel Owens 6
7:55 PM — Police are investigating anti-gay tweets sent to out rugby referee Nigel Owens after a Six Nations match.
18th March 2015
San Francisco police officers’ homophobic and racist text messages revealed 5
3:32 PM — A corruption trial has reveled a string of homophobic and racist texts sent between five officers in San Francisco.
5th March 2015
Ex-Tory MP Harvey Proctor denies ‘rent-boy ring’ allegations
12:48 PM — Harvey Proctor has denied allegations that he was part of an alleged “rent-boy ring” – and has said that his previous convictions for gross indecency were for sexual acts that are no longer illegal.
15th February 2015
US: Police officer admits coercing illegal immigrants into gay sex 11
5:30 PM — A Florida police officer has admitted he coerced undocumented immigrants into having sex with him.
6th February 2015
London: LGBT History Month poster defaced with Swastika within 3 hours 16
12:24 PM — A poster for LGBT History Month at University College London has been defaced with a Nazi symbol - just hours after it went up.
4th February 2015
Three men hospitalised after incident at gay London sauna 39
4:22 PM — Three men have been rushed to hospital, after a drug-related incident at a gay sauna in London.
3rd February 2015
Police called to O2 restaurant after mum complains of gay porn on computer screen 113
11:53 AM — Police were called to a restaurant at London’s O2 after a mother was left feeling "sick" when her young children viewed an explicit gay sex scene on a restaurant booking screen.
22nd January 2015
Sacked trans police officer sues US city 3
10:54 AM — Trans woman Francesca Quaranta is suing a Connecticut city for firing her after she came out as trans.
2nd January 2015
UK: Man punched in the throat in homophobic attack 22
1:30 PM — A man has been assaulted in the East Midlands town of Corby in a violent homophobic attack.
31st December 2014
Police investigate Katie Hopkins over Ebola tweet
12:46 PM — Police Scotland are making inquiries following complaints over a Twitter outburst about Ebola from controversial TV personality Katie Hopkins.
26th December 2014
UK: Transphobic crimes soared in 2014 11
1:37 PM — Transgender hate crimes increased substantially this year, figures show.
19th December 2014
Man used homophobic slurs against police to get arrested 1
5:55 PM — A man who drunkenly dialled 999 to get police to an Aldi car park before hurling homophobic abuse at them wanted to go to prison, a court has heard.
Police search for woman in ‘unprovoked homophobic tirade’ on London Underground 11
11:17 AM — Police have released CCTV images of a woman they wish to speak to in connection with a "prolonged verbal tirade" of "homophobic abuse" on the London Underground.
17th December 2014
Plans to tackle under-reporting of LGBT hate crime 3
12:02 PM — The Equality and Human Rights Commission has launched a new project to tackle under-reporting of LGBT hate crime.
14th December 2014
US: Woman arrested for dressing her son in girl’s clothing ‘as a punishment’ 25
2:20 PM — A woman has been arrested for dressing her 10-year-old son in girl's clothing, allegedly as a "punishment" for bad behaviour.