Crimes committed against someone because of their disability, transgender-identity, race, religion or belief, or sexual orientation are hate crimes and should be reported to the police. Find out more about hate crimes here.
Hate crimes can include:
- threatening behaviour
- damage to property
- inciting others to commit hate crimes
- online abuse
You can report hate crime online with True Vision here.
Call 999 if you’re reporting a crime that’s in progress or if someone is in immediate danger. If the crime isn’t an emergency, call 101 or contact your local police.