Cyprus reported hate crime data to ODIHR in 2020 (on 2019), and later submitted statistics on hate crimes committed between 2005 and 2020. Cyprus' law includes a general enhancement provision and substantive offences. The data reported to ODIHR do not present cases of hate crime and incitement to hatred separately. Data are collected by the Cyprus Police and its Office for Combating Discrimination, and are published online.
|Year||Hate crimes recorded by police||Prosecuted||Sentenced|
|2017||Not available||Not available||Not available|
|2016||Not available||Not available||Not available|
|2015||Not available||Not available||Not available|
|2014||Not available||Not available||Not available|
|2013||Not available||Not available||Not available|
About 2012 Data
Figures are collected according to the following crime types: against the person, against property, and verbal assaults. Breakdown by crime types and bias motivation is not provided.
ODIHR observes that Cyprus has not reported on hate crimes separately from cases of hate speech.