Hate Crime: Convictions:Written question - 60862

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Asked on: 19 January 2017
Home Office
Hate Crime: Convictions
Commons
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many incidences of online (a) hate crime, (b) anti-Semitism and (c) Islamophobia have resulted in convictions in the last (i) 12, (ii) 24 and (iii) 36 months.
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Answered by: Sarah Newton
Answered on: 24 April 2017

Conviction data for hate crime does not differentiate between hate crimes committed online and offline.

The Government is committed to tackling all forms of hate crime and we published a new cross-Government hate crime action plan in July last year. This includes action against hate crimes committed both online and offline.

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