Hate crime is a criminal offence; it’s where someone is targeted because of their race, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation or because of a disability.
If you have been a victim of Hate Crime you can report this to the Police on 101 or on line at True Vision , please see the link below.
There is also lots of advice on hand on the West Midlands Police website please see link below
Victims of hate crime can find it difficult to report what has happened to them for fear of reprisal. We have a number of reporting centres in Solihull where victims can speak to trained professionals from a wide and diverse range of services.
You can report any hate crime incidents at one of your local reporting centres listed below.
Citizens Advice * Bromford Group * DIAL Solihull *Solihull Action Through Advocacy (SATA)* Solihull Connect * Solihull Community Housing *St Augustine’s Church (Solihull Town Centre) * and You+Centre
For more information, contact numbers and addresses you can visit the Solihull Council website
For professionals there poster downloads available on the True Vision Website to display in the public areas of your businesses. This will help to raise awareness about reporting Hate Crime.
Simply click on link below