Did you know that recorded disability hate crimes have risen by 14% in the last year?
As it is Hate Crime Awareness Week, we are re-sharing an easy read document created in partnership with Derbyshire's Keeping Safe project.
The document provides an easy read definition of hate crime and examples of hate crimes and how to report it to the police.
What is a hate crime?
A hate crime is an incident which could be in response to a person's disability, religion or beliefs, as well as as an incident which could be racist, homophobic or transphobic.
The document is available to download here.