What is a Hate Crime

a crime, usually violent, motivated by prejudice or intolerance towards an individual’s national origin, ehtnicity, colour, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or disability.

What is a Hate Incident

any non-crime incident which is perceived by the victim, or any other person, to be motivated by a hostility or prejudice based on a person’s race, religion, sexual orientation, disability or gender.

Third Party Reporting Centres

We have mapped 486 Third Party Reporting Centres nationwide - and more are being added daily.

Report a Hate Crime or Incident

If you, or someone you know, has experienced a hate incident or a hate crime you can report it to the police.

You can contact your local police force local on 101 or direct from their website linked below.

You can also use an online reporting facility such as TrueVision

Reporting to the police using the TrueVision Website

You can report a hate incident or hate crime on the True Vision website.

True Vision Report Hate Crime Form

Once you have filled in their form it is sent directly to the correct police force.

When not to use an online form –

You should never use an online form to report an incident where

  • The offender is still present
  • You or anyone else is seriously hurt or in danger
  • You think the offender may return

In the above circumstances you need to call 999 and the police can respond immediately.