Between June and December 2016, Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), a research-based institution in Nigeria, captured 6258 items of Hate
and Dangerous Speech.
crimes are divided into four categories: disabled hate
crimes, LGBT hate
crimes, race hate
crimes and religious hate
More than 5300 hate
crimes were reported in the past year, with many other incidents going unreported.
More than 5,300 cases of hate
crime were reported in Scotland over the past year, with many other incidents going unreported.
A number of sub-categories for the recording of faith and disability hate
crimes are being introduced to get a better understanding of the impact of national and international events on local communities and improve and target services for victims.
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crime is broadly defined as a criminal act-usually an assault by an individual or a group, which is motivated by hostility toward the victim.
crime nearly trebled last year, there was an 88% increase in disability hate
crime, and racially motivated crime remains the most common type in the area.
In total there were 912 hate
crimes in the area in 2014-15, an increase of 35% compared to 2013-14 - a leap of nearly twice the national average.
The figures, released by the Home Office today, also show that there has been a 30% increase in hate
crime motivated by sexual orientation in Wales over the past 12 months, with the 270 crimes in 2013-14 rising to 351 in 2014-15.
The national profile of the massacre in Charleston has stirred this action, but as a rule federal hate
crime prosecutions are rare.
crimes against disabled people trebled from 33 in 2012/13 to 100.
crime in Northumbria increased by 19% with 582 race hate
crimes in 2013/14 compared to 489 in 2012/13.
Turkey has a terrible record [in this respect]," Orhan Kemal Cengiz, a columnist for Today's Zaman, remarked, also adding: "Hate
speech and hate
crimes are quite widespread, and not punished in Turkey.
On April 23, 1990, Congress passed the Hate
Crime Statistics Act, 28 U.