Receive messages by voice
Receive messages by Text
Receive messages by Email
Devon and Cornwall Police Facebook
Devon and Cornwall Police Twitter

Appeal for witnesses following alleged hate crime in Honiton

Alert message sent 01/09/2021 15:14:00

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police

Police investigating a report of a transphobically-aggravated public order offence in Honiton are appealing for information.

The incident happened outside of St Paul’s Church, in High Street, at around 2pm on Saturday 28 August.

It was reported that a man aged in his 20s was verbally abused in the street and it is alleged transphobic comments were made.  

Officers investigating the incident would like to speak with anyone who may have seen or heard anything.

A man aged in his 30s from the Honiton area was arrested on suspicion of a public order offence. He has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Call police with information on 101, or email, quoting reference CR/074382/21.
Message sent by
Julie Heath (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Message tag words

Back to previous page
Click here to tweet this message to your followers

Discuss this alert message

Please see terms below before using this feature
Please be aware that the facility above is a Facebook service, posting your views will make some of your Facebook information visible to everyone (as with any Facebook activity).

The system administrators (VISAV Limited) monitor the content added. Any misuse or objectionable material should be reported to

The views expressed do not represent the views of the system administrators who are VISAV Limited, the Police, Neighbourhood Watch and other Information Provider using this service.