Several local trans people told us they were concerned at the dangers of abuse and violence when using public lavatories – and the problem of "Which Loo?" to use. Aurora produced some safety notes that were eventually endorsed by the Metropolitan Police Force. We believe this is the first time that the police had accepted that this problem is a policing issue.
What's all the fuss about?
- Some personal stories from Croydon and local support groups.
I'm mtf, what's your advice?
Well - it's not "advice".
This situation is different for everyone. What's good advice for others can be exactly the wrong advice for you.
People and circumstances are very different.
So be aware of your surroundings and be prepared to adapt the following points, with lots of common sense as circumstances change.
The links below give the recommendations that were agreed.
Printable pdf version (504 Mb)
Endorsement by the Met Police