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Report Data - Iceland - 2018

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

IGO Reports 
Organization Report 

The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) published relevant recommendations in its "Concluding observations on the combined twenty-first to twenty-third periodic reports of Iceland."

Bias Motivation 
Description Type 
ODIHR Recommendations 

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

National Developments 
Description Type 
Organization Report 

Both of these cases were committed on the grounds of bias against sexual orientation.