‘Getting Away With Murder. Disabled people’s experiences of hate crime in the UK’ was published by Disability Now, the UK’s Disabled People’s Council and Scope in 2008.
On 7 July 2009, the All Party Parliamentary Groups on Carers; Dementia; Disability; Equalities; Ageing and Older People; and Social Care held a Joint APPG meeting on the Green Paper on Adult Social Care.
On 29 April 2009 the Equality and Human Rights Commission published ‘Promoting the safety and security of disabled people’.
In 2008 the Government published a series of publications as part of its work to achieve equality for disabled people by 2025.
On 6 October 2008 EDF, the Crown Prosecution Service and the Bar Council co-hosted an event on ‘Prosecuting disability hate crime’.