Hate Crimes are crimes and incidents motivated through hatred or prejudice of:
By reporting Hate crimes and Hate incidents you may be able to prevent these from happening to someone else.
It is really important that if you are experiencing a hate incident or crime, or you have witnessed an incident, that you report it.
Then we can work out, with you, how we can help and work with partners to try and address the problem.
By reporting hate incidents and crimes you are also helping us identify where the problem areas are and how we can improve our services to deal with crime.
You should report a hate incident if:
If your call is a non-emergency dial 0845 60 70 999
You can also contact your local council on:
The best ways to report a hate incident is to Sussex Police or your local council, so that they are able to help you. If you do not want to, for any reason, you can contact Southdown Housing on 01424 858 343.
You can also report hates crimes on-line at http://report-it.org.uk/your_police_force - External Link, Opens in new tab. or you can download and fill in a self reporting form - External Link, Opens in new tab.