Home About the council Equality and diversity Hate incidents A hate incident is any incident where someone is targeted because of who they are, or who someone else thinks they are. This can relate to a person’s:disabilityrace or ethnicityreligion or beliefsexual orientationgender identityIt is called a hate crime, if the incident is a criminal offence. If you’re victim of a hate crime or incident or know someone who is being targeted you should report it.How to report a hate crime or incidentIf you live in Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, you can:telephone Leicestershire Police on the non-emergency number 101visit your local police station telephone the Hate Incident Monitoring Project on 0116 305 8263complete the Hate Crime reporting form text Leicestershire Police on 07624 818 901 (only to be used by people who are deaf, deafened, hard of hearing or speech impaired).If you are a victim and live outside Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, you can report an incident on the True Vision website. Help us improve this page Hide content Was this page helpful? Yes It was helpful, but Please select a reasonthere's a broken link it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other No Please select a reasonit didn't answer my question it's not detailed enough it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other Details Email address We’ll only use this to ask for more detail if we need to.