Jan 2015 - Hate Crime Awareness Week

29 January 2015 by Pure Radio

A hate crime is an act of violence or hostility directed at someone for their disability, race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation or alternative subculture.

PC Kelly Appleton from Greater Manchester Police Stockport Partnership Team has been speaking to Under the Rainbow.

She said they’re encouraging the public to report hate crimes, and that it’s taken very seriously by the courts.

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Jan 2015 - Next Week Is Hate Crime Awareness Week

22 January 2015 by Pure Radio

From 26th January it’s Hate Crime Awareness Week.

Ben Muster from Under the Rainbow has been speaking to Greater Manchester Police PC Kelly Appleton.

We’ll hear more next week.

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