Threatening, abusive and violent behaviour
Threatening, violent and abusive behaviour including hate crime (see below) are criminal offences.
What you need to do
Report the offence(s) to the police and make sure you get:
- A crime reference number
- The name of the police officer so that we can contact them
We’ll need these details before we can act.
Then report this to us including these details.
What we’ll do
We’ll contact you within 3 working days to discuss your report and agree an action plan with you.
Please go to our domestic abuse page.
Hate crime is when someone is abused, assaulted or threatened because of one or more of the following; their: race, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation, age, gender, marital status, gender reassignment or because they’re pregnant.
Help and support can be found on the Stop Hate UK website or by calling the 24-hour helpline 0800 138 1625.