EHRC report on ‘Crime and disabled people’

In September 2016, the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) published Crime and disabled people: Measures of disability-related harassment, 2016 update.

This report provides the latest data for England, Wales and Scotland against the following Manifesto for Change measures, with analysis of change over time:

  • number of victims of hate crimes
  • proportion of disability-related crime incidents reported to the police
  • satisfaction with police handling of crime incidents
  • experience of any crime in the previous 12 months
  • worry about being a victim of crime

A British Sign Language video of the executive summary is available.

Supporting data for the report is also available to view and download.