Hate Crime in Scotland, 2022-23

Report on hate crimes reported to COPFS in the year April 2022 to March 2023.


This publication provides details of hate crimes reported to COPFS in Scotland in 2022-23 and earlier years.

This document covers crimes aggravated by race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, and transgender identity. It also provides information on relevant legislation, publications, and definitions.

The next publication, covering 2023-24, is due to be published in June 2024. The exact date of publication will be announced nearer the time.