Blog from Assistant Commissioner Matt Jukes to mark Pride month
To mark Pride Month 2022, Assistant Commissioner Matt Jukes (Specialist Operations) reflects on the changes he has seen over three decades in policing.
When I think back to nearly 30 years ago, I recall starting work in the east end of Sheffield, where LGBT+ pubs and clubs were hidden in industrial side streets. It was hardly a picture of inclusion and from outside, there was little to suggest
'My main inspiration is Halle, my daughter'
As a police officer and a father, I can honestly say that given the choice to do either again, I would; without hesitation.