Hate, Race & Faith Crimes

Meeting: 
MQT on 2012-11-21
Session date: 
November 21, 2012
Reference: 
2012/3575
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

I have been informed that MPS/MOPAC is sitting on an undisclosed report that shows that hate, race and faith crimes have increased 100% under your watch. Is this correct?

Answer

Answer for Hate, Race & Faith Crimes

Answer for Hate, Race & Faith Crimes

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Neither the MPS nor the Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime are sitting on undisclosed reports regarding Hate Crime. Hate crime data is freely available on the London Datastore.

There has not been an increase in race and faith crimes by 100 per cent under my watch.