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EHRC - Research report - Crime and Disabled People Baseline Statistics

This Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC)  report presents the analysis of crime surveys in England, Wales and Scotland, focusing on disability-related crime and crime experienced by disabled people


The report sets out data on the following six measures, primarily in relation to disabled people:

• Number of victims of hate crimes

• Proportion of disability-related crime incidents reported to the police

• Reasons why the police did not come to know about the matter

• Satisfaction with police handling of crime incidents

• Experience of any crime in the previous 12 months

• Worry about being a victim of crime