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Coronavirus (COVID-19): the policing response and what you need to know

Report threats

A threat is a statement of an intention to cause pain, injury, damage or other hostile action.

Threatening behaviour includes:

  • Verbal, written or psychological harassment
  • Threats of a sexual nature
  • Threats to kill 
  • Racial or religious threats, also known as hate crime

If you believe the person who threatened you intends to carry out that threat, you should report it to us.

Immediate danger

Call 999 if you are receiving threats which you feel put you in immediate danger or at risk.

If you are not in immediate danger, you can report being threatened:

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