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Number of (hate) incidents recorded by North Yorkshire Police between 01 January 2018 to 16 December 2020 (FOI: 0737.2020-21)

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1 & 2. Please see below the total number of (hate) incidents recorded by North Yorkshire Police where there is a ‘Prejudice’ NICL qualifier between 01 January 2018 to 16 December 2020.

(Hate) incidents recorded by North Yorkshire Police where there is a ‘Prejudice’ NICL qualifier

(01.01.2018-16.12.2020)  

Incident Description 2018 2019 2020 Total
Alcohol;Call made with good intent;Prejudice – Racial 0 1 0 1
Alcohol;Domestic abuse;Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Mental health 0 2 0 2
Alcohol;Domestic abuse;Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Weapons 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Disability;Other public agency/police force dealing;Vulnerable adult 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Racial 0 1 2 3
Alcohol;Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Racial;Mental health 0 1 1 2
Alcohol;Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Drugs;Prejudice – Racial 0 8 9 17
Alcohol;Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Alcohol;Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Weapons 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Drugs;Prejudice – Religion/faith;Youth related 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Drugs;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 1 1 0 2
Alcohol;Drugs;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related 0 0 5 5
Alcohol;Prejudice – Age 1 0 0 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Age;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Disability 1 1 6 8
Alcohol;Prejudice – Disability;Mental health 0 0 2 2
Alcohol;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Gender;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial 30 52 53 135
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Mental health 2 6 7 15
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Other public agency/police force dealing 1 0 1 2
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Other public agency/police force dealing;Vulnerable adult 0 1 0 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith 1 4 1 6
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Vulnerable child/young person 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Weapons 0 2 1 3
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Weapons;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Racial;Youth related 5 3 1 9
Alcohol;Prejudice – Religion/faith 5 2 4 11
Alcohol;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 5 16 21 42
Alcohol;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health 1 1 3 5
Alcohol;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health;Vulnerable adult 0 1 0 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Racial 1 1 0 2
Alcohol;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Transgender 0 0 1 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related 0 1 0 1
Alcohol;Prejudice – Transgender 0 0 2 2
Call made with good intent;Prejudice – Racial 0 0 2 2
Call made with good intent;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health;Mental health 1 0 0 1
Cold calling;Prejudice – Age 0 1 0 1
Cold calling;Prejudice – Age;Vulnerable adult 1 0 0 1
Cold calling;Prejudice – Racial;Other public agency/police force dealing 1 0 0 1
Cold calling;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 2 0 0 2
Domestic abuse;Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith 1 0 0 1
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Disability 0 2 0 2
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Disability;Mental health 0 1 1 2
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Religion/faith 0 0 1 1
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Disability;Vulnerable adult 0 0 2 2
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Racial 6 6 4 16
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Racial;Mental health 3 1 5 9
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Racial;Other public agency/police force dealing 0 2 1 3
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith 0 0 2 2
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Religion/faith 0 0 1 1
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 3 1 1 5
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Domestic abuse;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Other public agency/police force dealing 0 0 1 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Vulnerable adult 0 0 1 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Disability;Vulnerable adult 0 0 1 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Gender;Mental health;Weapons 0 0 1 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Racial 0 2 3 5
Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Mental health 0 0 2 2
Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Other public agency/police force dealing 0 1 0 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Weapons 0 1 0 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Racial;Youth related 0 0 1 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Religion/faith;Mental health;Vulnerable adult 1 0 0 1
Drugs;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 0 0 2 2
Drugs;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health 0 3 0 3
Drugs;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health;Vulnerable adult 0 0 1 1
Firearms;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 0 0 1 1
Mental health;Prejudice – Age 0 1 0 1
Mental health;Prejudice – Age;Vulnerable adult 0 0 1 1
Mental health;Prejudice – Gender 4 1 0 5
Prejudice – Age 1 3 2 6
Prejudice – Age;Other public agency/police force dealing;Vulnerable adult 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Age;Vulnerable adult 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Disability 23 41 28 92
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health 7 8 18 33
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Mental health 1 1 0 2
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Other public agency/police force dealing;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Other public agency/police force dealing;Vulnerable adult;Mental health 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Vulnerable adult 0 2 1 3
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Vulnerable adult;Mental health 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Vulnerable child/young person 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Youth related 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Mental health;Youth related;Vulnerable adult;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Other public agency/police force dealing 1 1 2 4
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Racial 2 0 1 3
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Racial;Youth related 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Religion/faith 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Religion/faith;Youth related 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related;Vulnerable child/young person 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Disability;Vulnerable adult 3 0 1 4
Prejudice – Disability;Weapons 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Disability;Youth related 3 8 7 18
Prejudice – Disability;Youth related;Mental health 0 2 4 6
Prejudice – Disability;Youth related;Mental health;Vulnerable child/young person 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Youth related;Other public agency/police force dealing;Weapons;Mental health;Vulnerable child/young person 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Disability;Youth related;Vulnerable adult 3 1 0 4
Prejudice – Disability;Youth related;Vulnerable child/young person 0 0 3 3
Prejudice – Gender 7 7 14 28
Prejudice – Gender;Other public agency/police force dealing 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Gender;Weapons 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Gender;Youth related 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Racial 249 248 279 776
Prejudice – Racial;Mental health 5 18 36 59
Prejudice – Racial;Mental health;Mental health 2 3 0 5
Prejudice – Racial;Mental health;Mental health;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Mental health;Vulnerable adult 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Other public agency/police force dealing 5 4 8 17
Prejudice – Racial;Other public agency/police force dealing;Mental health 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Other public agency/police force dealing;Youth related 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Persistent caller 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Age 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Gender 3 1 1 5
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith 15 29 10 54
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith;Mental health 0 3 0 3
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith;Other public agency/police force dealing 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 0 5 0 5
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith;Youth related 1 4 2 7
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Sexual orientation 2 2 1 5
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related;Vulnerable child/young person 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Transgender 0 0 2 2
Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Transgender;Youth related 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Vulnerable adult 0 0 4 4
Prejudice – Racial;Vulnerable child/young person 0 1 2 3
Prejudice – Racial;Weapons 2 3 3 8
Prejudice – Racial;Weapons;Mental health 0 1 2 3
Prejudice – Racial;Youth related 30 53 87 170
Prejudice – Racial;Youth related;Mental health 1 0 3 4
Prejudice – Racial;Youth related;Mental health;Vulnerable adult 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Youth related;Mental health;Vulnerable child/young person 2 0 0 2
Prejudice – Racial;Youth related;Other public agency/police force dealing 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Youth related;Vulnerable adult 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Racial;Youth related;Vulnerable child/young person 0 0 3 3
Prejudice – Racial;Youth related;Weapons 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Religion/faith 37 21 11 69
Prejudice – Religion/faith;Mental health 0 1 1 2
Prejudice – Religion/faith;Mental health;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Religion/faith;Vulnerable child/young person 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Religion/faith;Youth related 1 0 2 3
Prejudice – Religion/faith;Youth related;Mental health 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation 60 80 63 203
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health 3 15 8 26
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health;Mental health 1 4 0 5
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health;Vulnerable adult 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Mental health;Vulnerable adult;Mental health 1 1 0 2
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Other public agency/police force dealing 1 0 2 3
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Other public agency/police force dealing;Youth related 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Persistent caller;Mental health 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Gender 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Gender;Youth related 1 1 0 2
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Gender;Prejudice – Religion/faith 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Religion/faith 1 2 0 3
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Transgender 1 1 0 2
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Transgender;Other public agency/police force dealing;Mental health 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Prejudice – Transgender;Prejudice – Gender 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Vulnerable adult 1 1 0 2
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Vulnerable child/young person 0 0 1 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Weapons 1 0 0 1
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related 7 12 9 28
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related;Mental health 1 2 2 5
Prejudice – Sexual orientation;Youth related;Weapons 0 3 1 4
Prejudice – Transgender 6 10 10 26
Prejudice – Transgender;Mental health 1 2 1 4
Prejudice – Transgender;Mental health;Mental health 2 1 0 3
Prejudice – Transgender;Other public agency/police force dealing 0 1 0 1
Prejudice – Transgender;Vulnerable adult 2 0 0 2
Prejudice – Transgender;Youth related 1 4 1 6
Vulnerable child/young person;Prejudice – Disability 1 0 0 1
Vulnerable child/young person;Prejudice – Gender 1 0 0 1
Vulnerable child/young person;Prejudice – Gender;Prejudice – Transgender;Mental health;Mental health 1 0 0 1
Vulnerable child/young person;Prejudice – Racial;Mental health 0 0 1 1
Vulnerable child/young person;Prejudice – Racial;Mental health;Weapons;Youth related 0 0 1 1
Vulnerable child/young person;Prejudice – Racial;Prejudice – Religion/faith;Mental health;Weapons 0 0 1 1
Weapons;Mental health;Prejudice – Gender;Vulnerable adult 0 0 1 1
Weapons;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Youth related;Mental health;Vulnerable child/young person;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Youth related;Prejudice – Gender 0 0 1 1
Total 588 763 829 2180

 3. Please see below the total number of hate crimes recorded by North Yorkshire Police by hate crime description between 01 January 2018 to 16 December 2020.

Hate crimes recorded by North Yorkshire Police by hate crime description 

(01.01.2018-16.12.2020)

Hate Crime Description 2018 2019 2020 Total
Age related 1 9 7 17
Age related;Vulnerable adult 0 1 0 1
Alternative sub-culture 1 0 0 1
Asylum seeker 0 1 0 1
Disability 38 43 68 149
Disability;Domestic 1 5 3 9
Disability;Vulnerable adult 0 0 1 1
Domestic;Sex worker 0 0 1 1
Gender 2 1 4 7
Gender;Misogyny 5 1 2 8
Hate – other 3 6 4 13
Homophobic 73 111 114 298
Homophobic;Disability 0 0 3 3
Homophobic;Domestic 1 5 1 7
Homophobic;Domestic;Gender 1 0 0 1
Homophobic;Gender 0 0 2 2
Homophobic;Police officer 1 0 2 3
Homophobic;Transphobic 1 2 0 3
Homophobic;Transphobic;Gender 0 1 0 1
Irish travellers 0 1 3 4
Migrant worker 1 0 0 1
Migrant worker;Vulnerable adult;Sex worker 0 1 0 1
Misogyny 4 4 18 26
Racial 316 367 438 1121
Racial;Disability 1 1 1 3
Racial;Domestic 7 7 11 25
Racial;Hate – other 1 1 0 2
Racial;Homophobic 4 3 4 11
Racial;Homophobic;Hate – other 0 1 0 1
Racial;Homophobic;Romany peoples 0 1 0 1
Racial;Misogyny 1 1 1 3
Racial;Police officer 2 4 10 16
Racial;Refugee 0 1 1 2
Racial;Romany peoples 1 0 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti Christian 0 3 2 5
Religion or belief – Anti Christian;Disability 1 0 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti Christian;Domestic 1 0 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti Christian;Homophobic 1 0 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti Christian;Police officer 0 0 1 1
Religion or belief – Anti Jewish 6 4 5 15
Religion or belief – Anti Jewish;Disability 0 1 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti Jewish;Hate – other 0 1 1 2
Religion or belief – Anti Jewish;Homophobic;Misogyny 0 1 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti Jewish;Racial 0 8 2 10
Religion or belief – Anti Jewish;Racial;Domestic 0 0 2 2
Religion or belief – Anti Jewish;Racial;Hate – other 0 2 0 2
Religion or belief – Anti Jewish;Religion or belief – Anti Muslim;Racial 1 0 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti Muslim 19 6 5 30
Religion or belief – Anti Muslim;Domestic 0 0 1 1
Religion or belief – Anti Muslim;Racial 9 9 5 23
Religion or belief – Anti Muslim;Racial;Homophobic 1 0 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti Muslim;Racial;Irish travellers 0 1 0 1
Religion or belief – Anti other 2 0 2 4
Religion or belief – Anti other;Racial;Domestic 0 2 0 2
Religion or belief – Anti Sikh;Racial 0 1 0 1
Religion or belief – No religion;Racial 0 1 0 1
Religion or belief – Unknown 4 1 0 5
Religion or belief – Unknown;Domestic 0 0 1 1
Religion or belief – Unknown;Racial 4 3 3 10
Religion or belief – Unknown;Racial;Disability 0 0 1 1
Romany peoples 0 2 2 4
Romany peoples;Hate – other 0 1 0 1
Sex worker 1 0 0 1
Transphobic 7 10 10 27
Transphobic;Disability 0 0 1 1
Transphobic;Gender 1 1 1 3
Vulnerable adult 8 17 10 35
Vulnerable adult;Sex worker 0 0 4 4
Total 532 654 758 1944

4. Please see below crime outcomes of hate crimes recorded by North Yorkshire Police between 01 January 2018 to 16 December 2020.

  Crime outcomes of hate crimes recorded by North Yorkshire Police

(01.01.2018-16.12.2020)

Crime Outcome 2018 2019 2020 Total
01-Charged/Summonsed 90 94 70 254
02-Caution – youths 3 1 2 6
03-Caution – adults 12 4 7 23
05-Offender Died 1 23 0 24
06-PND 3 1 0 4
08-Community Resolution 25 19 12 56
09-Not in public interest (CPS) 0 1 0 1
10-Not in public interest (Police) 25 32 24 81
11-Prosecution prevented – suspect under age 4 0 2 6
12-Prosecution prevented – suspect ill 1 1 2 4
14-Evidential difficulties victim based – suspect not identified 36 50 57 143
15-Evidential difficulties prevent further action; victim supports police action 72 88 58 218
16-Evidential difficulties prevent further action; victim does not support police action 123 129 117 369
17-Prosecution time limit expired 4 5 2 11
18-Investigation complete – no suspect identified 109 89 78 276
20-Action by other agency 7 11 5 23
21-No Investigation – Not in public interest (Police) 13 6 10 29
22-Diversionary or referral pathway; no public interest 1 0 4 5
Total 529 554 450 1533

Please note that systems used for recording information are not generic, nor are the procedures used locally in capturing the data.  It should be noted therefore that this force’s response to your questions should not be used for comparison purposes with any other responses you may receive.

Last modified: February 9, 2021