A freedom of information request has revealed that hate crimes, including hate crimes against Asians, remain at a high level
Two graduates from The University of Manchester have been celebrating this week as the Government announced it will ask the
Figures from Greater Manchester Police show hate crime towards the Trans community has more than tripled in four years. The
Lobbyists are pressing the government to address hate crimes against Sikh school children, after a video of an attack on
Racially-motivated hate crimes across Greater Manchester spiked to the highest level in two years this summer. Data obtained by MM
A new plan to tackle hate crime has been launched across Greater Manchester. The Plan to Tackle Hate Crime, set
Hate crimes in Manchester tend to rise in line with general elections, Greater Manchester Police data suggests – information obtained by MM which shows that the number of hate crimes – defined by the CPS as hostile behaviour motivated by a victim’s ‘disability, race, religion, sexual orientation or transgender identity’ – rose in the month of, and the months immediately following, a general election between 2010 and 2019.
Greater Manchester saw a significant spike in religious and racial hate crimes in the wake of the Manchester Arena bombing in May 2017.
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In a candid admission, Mr. Burnham’s office has told Mancunian Matters that they do not allocate budgets to Greater Manchester Police based on crime type.
Hate crime in general has risen by some 85% over the same period but the spike of reports online since 2014 might be due to the fact that is when Greater Manchester Police first introduced the cybercrime flag to its systems.
Greater Manchester’s first ever mayoral election is fast approaching and Stephen Morris, candidate for English Democrats, is campaigning hard for victory.