Liechtenstein

Liechtenstein has completed ODIHR’s annual online questionnaire. Liechtenstein’s Criminal Code contains a general penalty enhancement provision. Data are collected by the Crime Investigation Department of the Liechtenstein National Police and by the Liechtenstein Institute. Data are regularly published.

SELECT YEAR

Official country information

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced About these data
2015 4 Not available Not available
2014 1 0 0
2013 0 0 0
2012 Not available Not available Not available
2011 Not available Not available Not available

Civil society information

No information is available.

IGO information

No information is available.

Holy See information

  • The Holy See reported the desecration of a church. The Liechtenstein authorities reported that the case was prosecuted as a hate crime.

Key observation

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