Connecting you to Specialist Help and Advice

Advice for Family Liaison Officers (FLOs)

Below are some resources which may signpost FLO's to relevant information:


Counselling Directory- A link useful for families to find appropriate counselling if not being provided via any other medium

Sentencing Guidelines 

Sentencing Guidelines for Murder

Sentencing Guidelines for Manslaughter 

Sentencing Guidelines for Death by Driving

Social Media Advice

Information on how to remove/memorialize deceased individuals on social media 

Overseas Murder/Manslaughter

Government advice for British people abroad : murder and manslaughter

Document outlining the Memorandum of Understanding between the FCO, UK Police, and Coroners setting out best practice following a homicide abroad

Major Disasters  - provides resources and information for the bereaved and survivors of major disasters that occur in the UK and overseas

Incidents on Transport for London (TFL)

The Sarah Hope Line- offering confidential support to people involved in, or affected by, life-changing incidents on the Transport for London (TFL) network



This area of the site is to provide information to Family Liaison Officers (FLOs). In order for us to make sure that this site is providing you with the best information feedback from FLO’s is essential.

If you wish to provide feedback, please contact Jamie McDonnell ( at Slater and Gordon Lawyers.