Hate Crime

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough 2016 Police Recorded Hate Crime

In 2016, the Research Group was commissioned to provide a briefing report on Police Recorded Hate Crime in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough over time for elected members. The report is split into two sections; the first covering local figures from the police recorded crime and the second providing context and an explanation of cohesion concepts.  This report can be downloaded below.

A bespoke briefing has also been produced, focusing on recorded Hate Crime in South Cambridgeshire. This can also be downloaded below.

An infographic was produced as a summary of the findings (click the image below to go to infographic). Read more about hate crime in this data story.

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Hate Crime Infographic 2016


Useful Links:

For more information about what hate crime is and how to report it, please use the following link: http://www.cambs.police.uk/victims/hate_crime.asp

Recent research focusing on race equality was published by the Human Rights Equality Commission and can be found here https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/publication-download/healing-divided-britain-need-comprehensive-race-equality-strategy.

Data story about hate crime in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough: http://opendata.cambridgeshireinsight.org.uk/hate-crime-are-national-increases-being-seen-locally.