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Report Data - Iceland - 2017

Official Data

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced About these data
2018 7 1 2
2017 14 1 3
2016 6 0 0
2015 10 Not available Not available
2014 8 Not available Not available

Hate crimes recorded by police

ODIHR Recommendations 

ODIHR observes that Iceland has not reported on cases of hate crimes separately from cases of hate speech and/or discrimination.

National Developments 
Description Type 
Organization Report 

The police have begun systematically including bias motive when registering hate crimes.

Description Type 
Organization Report 

Both of these cases were committed on the grounds of bias against gender identity.