Report Hate Crime
What is a HATE CRIME?
When someone commits a hate crime, they are motivated by prejudice against their victim's:
- Ethnicity or Race
- Disability including Mental Health
- Sexual Orientation
- Gender Identity
- Religion or Beliefs
- Marital or Pregnancy Status
HATE CRIME can be:
- Physical assaults
- Arson or attempted arson
- Name calling
- Damage to property
- Malicious phone calls
You can report what is happening to you to any or all of the below:
Reporting to the Police:
- In an emergency ring 999
- Non emergency and enquiries ring 101
Reporting to SARI (Stand Against Racism & Inequality) Who will:
- Listen to you and find out what happened.
- Not do anything unless you want to.
- Keep your information private
- Offer practical advice to help you feel safe in your home
- Take actions that you agree with
- Ring free 24hr advice line 0800 171 2272
- Or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Reporting to South Glos Council Anti-Social Behaviour Team
- Ring 01454 868582
Report to your Housing Association/Society if you currently live in one
Educational Action Challenging Homophobia (EACH)
Offer support & advice to people who have experienced homophobic hate crime/incidents.
- Ring 0808 1000 143 (Free phone Mon-Fri 9am to 4.30pm)
- Website www.eachaction.org.uk
Advice & support for anyone with mental health problems.
- Ring 0300 123 3393
- Website www.mind.org.uk
- Text 86463
Produced by Patchway, Filton & the Stokes Communities Against Hate Crime. Please contact Vicky Davies for leaflets or changes. Last updated January 2018.