Belarus

Belarus has reported hate crime data to ODIHR. The Criminal Code of Belarus contains general and specific penalty-enhancement provisions and a substantive offence. Hate crime data is collected by the Ministry of Interior.

SELECT YEAR

Official Data

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced About these data
2016 Not available Not available Not available
2015 31 Not available 4
2014 26 Not available 1
2013 17 Not available 2
2012 Not available Not available Not available

Key observation

ODIHR observes that Belarus law enforcement agencies have not recorded the bias motivations of hate crimes.