Hate Crime - Incident Reporting Form

A hate incident is an incident which may or may not constitute a crime, and which is perceived by the victim or any other person as being motivated by prejudice or hate towards an identifiable group of people. This could be on the basis of the following 'Protected Characteristics’:

  • Age
  • Disability
  • Race or ethnicity
  • Religion or belief
  • Sexual orientation
  • Gender reassignment
  • Marriage and civil partnership
  • Pregnancy and maternity
  • Sex

Please use this form to report hate crime incidents.

You do not need to be a victim of the incident and you do not have to give your personal details.

If you need immediate help, you should report the incident by dialling 999, and asking the operator for the Police. In the less urgent cases, you can also call at or telephone your local Fife Council offices or Police station. Telephone numbers are in the telephone book, under Fife Council and Police.

The information you provide on this form will only be used to assist victims to receive appropriate help and to monitor hate crime incidents in Fife. This will include:

  • Passing on information to relevant agencies who can assist.
  • Recording and monitoring information to identify repeat victims and offenders.
  • Producing regular reports on hate crime incidents in Fife.

Before you start filling out this form, sign into Fifedirect to keep a record in your account.

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