LGBTQ Liaison Officer

The Baltimore Police Department's LGBTQ Liaison Officer works out of Baltimore Police Headquarters and is assigned to the Youth and Community Division.

The Liaison Officer’s Duties Include:

  • Working closely with the LGBTQ community on a variety of community-related events and issues
  • Attending the LGBTQ Advisory Council Meetings
  • Coordinating BPD participation in LGBTQ-related and PRIDE events throughout the region
  • Responding to all "Safe Place BPD" website requests and inquiries
  • Monitoring all LGBTQ-related crime statistics and responses

Contact the BPD/LGBTQ Liaison Officer

The BPD/LGBTQ Liaison Officer is Officer Verna Severin. Officer Severin can be reached at:



Officer Verna Severin

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