Kent Chief Constable pay visit to research group

A research group who support people with learning disabilities will present their findings to Alan Pughsley, the Chief Constable of Kent, showing that half of those surveyed had been a victim of hate crime.

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Chief Constable visiting research group in Kent

A research group who support people with learning difficulties in Kent will present their findings to the Chief Constable of Kent, Alan Pughsley today.

The findings show that half of those surveyed said they had been harassed, victimised or assaulted.

It also showed that hate crime against people with learning difficulties was on the rise, with many going unreported.

They will be presented to Alan Pughsley and the Police Commissioner Anne Barnes, along with recommendations to how this issue can be resolved.

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