Fewer than 1% of cases investigated by the UK’s first police unit dedicated to tackling online hate crime have resulted in charges.
Burnley supporters were reported for alleged hate crimes at football matches more often than any other club in England or Wales over the last two completed seasons, according to Home Office data.
LGBT equality charity Stonewall has praised Wycombe goalkeeper Ryan Allsop after he reported homophobic abuse during his team’s League One match at Tranmere.
Police could be able to predict spikes in hate crime and prevent them from happening by using a new computer algorithm, according to a new study.
Researchers are developing new artificial intelligence to tackle a surge in hate crimes after they rose to their highest levels since records began.
Hate crimes in Dundee have fallen by more than 50% in two years.
The number of hate crimes reported in Dundee fell after last year’s EU referendum, the Tele can reveal.