A hate crime incident is an offence committed against a person or property that is motivated by an offender's hatred of someone because of their:
- race, colour, ethnic origin nationality or national origins
- gender or gender identity
- sexual orientation
- alternative sub-culture
Hate crime comes in many different forms and can manifest itself as prejudice, ignorance or acts of violence. The below resources offer guidance on how to spot a hate crime, report it, and how to request further help, support or advice.
Salford City Council website - Hate Crime
Greater Manchester Police website - Hate Crime
GOV.uk website - Report Hate Crime
Citizens advice website - What is Hate Crime
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