However, they have continued to reach out to the royal family for assistance here and there. According to a royal expert, some of their “diva demands” are being ignored by other royals.
Prince Harry is trying to get police protection for his family’s visits to the U.K.
One big request the Sussexes—more specifically, Harry—has been making relates to security. He recently filed to seek judicial review of a Home Office’s decision after it denied him the right to fund police protection for his family when visiting the United Kingdom. The Sussexes currently pay for private security on their own, which Harry claims is not sufficient.
In a statement released by a spokesperson, Harry alleged he “inherited a security risk at birth, for life” being born a royal. For example, when returning to the U.K. in July 2021, Harry’s security was reportedly “compromised” while leaving a charity event. Additionally, his family also faced “well-documented neo-Nazi and extremist threats.”
“The Duke and Duchess of Sussex personally fund a private security team for their family, yet that security cannot replicate the necessary police protection needed while in the UK,” the statement said. “In the absence of such…