hate crime

The hidden issue of disability hate crime

Disability hate crime is on the rise, even so, only one in 62 cases end in a criminal charge. Lorne Gillies goes behind the crime to discover why cases are not being reported and what more needs to be done.








Surge in disability hate crime

The number of prosecutions for disability hate crime has leapt by over 40% in the last year. In 2015-2016, 941 prosecutions were made for hate…