Stamp out ‘Hate Crime’
21 March 2019
Hate Crime is a criminal offence which is perceived by the victim or any other person to be motivated by hostility or prejudice based on a persons race, religion,belief, sexual orientation, disability or because they are transgender.
Exeter Citizen paper confirm that Exeter has recognised as being a open and welcoming city and this is part of the reason for its success as a place to live or work. The massage from Exeter Community Safety Partnership is loud and clear: all forms of hate crime are completely unacceptable and will be dealt with robustly. Together with D&C Police, partner agencies and community leaders across Exeter are working to prevent hate crime, support victims and deal with the perpetrators in the most appropriate manner.
To report Hate Crime use: EMERGENCY 999 – SMS/TEXT 999 – Non emergency 101 – SMS/TEXT 67101 – EMAIL 101@DC.POLICE.UK
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