Estonia

Estonia last reported data on hate crime to ODIHR for the 2010 Hate Crime Report. Estonia’s Criminal Code includes an incitement to violence provision. The Ministry of Justice is responsible for collecting hate crime data. Data on hate crime are not regularly made publicly available.

Legislation | TANDIS

SELECT YEAR

Official country information

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced
2015 Not available Not available Not available
2014 Not available Not available Not available
2013 Not available Not available Not available
2012 Not available Not available Not available
2011 Not available Not available Not available
2010 Not available Not available Not available
2009   2 Not available Not available

Civil society information

No information is available.

IGO information

Reports

Racism and xenophobia
  • The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) reported a physical assault on a Sudanese refugee; an arson attack against a refugee reception centre; and another attack on a reception centre, in which windows were shattered.

ODIHR key observations

ODIHR observes that Estonia has not periodically reported reliable information and statistics on hate crimes to ODIHR.