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Report Data - Denmark - 2009

Official Data

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced About these data
2017 446 Not available Not available
2016 274 Not available Not available
2015 198 Not available Not available
2014 Not available Not available Not available
2013 110 Not available Not available

Hate crimes recorded by police

National developments

The National Police College delivers an initial mandatory course on hate crime, in which police cadets are taught how to interact with targeted groups and how to communicate with victims in a respectful and understanding manner.

The Danish National Police offers officers a training seminar on hate crime as part of continuing education efforts.

The Danish National Police has continued a dialogue on hate crime with a number of significant stakeholders to establish closer and ongoing co-operation with civil society.

NGO reports 
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The Stephen Roth Institute reported five violent anti-Semitic incidents.

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Official figures record 73 hate crimes motivated by racism and xenophobia. Of these, nine were assaults, 19 cases of damage to property, eight threats, and 37 other unspecified crimes.

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Official figures record 21 crimes motivated by anti-religious bias. Of these, one was assault, six cases of damage to property, five threats, and nine other unspecified crimes.

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Official figures record 17 crimes motivated by bias on the basis of sexual orientation. Of these, one was homicide, 11 assaults, one case of damage to property, two threats, and two other unspecified cases.

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Denmark launched an Action Plan focusing on, among other issues, combating hate crime.

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Submitted data was not disaggregated by faith.