A hate crime is any criminal offence which is perceived by the victim or any other person to be motivated by a hostility or prejudice based on a person’s race (including nationality, national origin, ethnic origin, race and colour), religion, sexual orientation, disability, transgender, or individual characteristic that makes someone appear different.
Information on Vehicle Identity Checking (VIC), theft resistant number plates, thefts from vehicles, and what to do if your vehicle has been cloned or stolen.
Tips, information and advice from Crimestoppers to try and prevent doorstep crimes.
Advice from Crimestoppers and the Home Office about how you can protect your home, and how you can take measures to protect yourself while at home.
Guides from Crimestoppers on keeping yourself safe in a variety of situations (including street robbery, online dating and public transport).
Safety doesn’t need to cramp your style: crime levels are falling but stats show that people between the ages of 16 and 24 years are most likely to become the victims of a variety of crimes.