Montenegro

Montenegro has reported information on hate crimes to ODIHR. Montenegro's Criminal Code contains a general penalty enhancement and a substantive offence provision. Hate crime data are collected by the Montenegrin Prosecutor's Office and the Supreme Court. Data on hate crime are not made publicly available.

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Official Data

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced About these data
2016 Not available Not available Not available
2015 Not available Not available Not available
2014 Not available Not available 0
2013 Not available Not available Not available
2012 Not available Not available Not available

National developments

On the initiative of the Police Academy in Danilovgrad, the civil society organization Juventas implemented three training workshops for law enforcement related to, among other topics, laws concerning sexual orientation and gender identity, hate crimes and incidents based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Key observation

ODIHR observes that Montenegro has not periodically reported to ODIHR the number of hate crimes recorded by police.