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Online Hate Crime Reporting

Admin_of_hate_crime

This report is based on provisional data, in respect of reports received from 21st July 2021 - 28th February 2022 and is correct as of 28th February 2022. As it is under constant review / investigation at local level, it is subject to change.

Number of actionable reports received237
Number of individual reports received  332
Total including duplicates348

Actionable_Reports

                            Hate Related Reports Received - 73
Hate Crimes40
Hate Incidents33
Total 73

Total on PULSE

Further information / clarification required from Injured Party / PULSE Incident to be created

45
28
                           Non-Hate Related Reports Received - 164
Crimes / Incidents*126
Other **38
TOTAL164
                            Status of Actionable Reports Received
Closed230
Open 7
TOTAL237

***Closed by the Garda National Diversity and Integration Unit having been actioned / forwarded for action to local Superintendents

     

Nonactionable_reports

                      Non-Actionable and Duplicate Reports - 111
Non-Actionable 95
Duplicates16
TOTAL111
Total of Actionable and Non-Actionable Reports348

***Non-actionable includes incomplete reports / reports with inappropriate material / misuse of service.

Breakdown_of_Actual_reports_received

Total to DateHate CrimesHate IncidentsNon-Hate Crimes / IncidentsOtherNon-Actionable / DuplicateTotalClosedOpenTotal
4033126381113483417348
Monthly_Totals
                                   2021               2022
MonthJulyAugSepOctNovDecTotal 21JanFebTotal 22 to date
Total804631403927263523385
Averages
Average Monthly TotalsAverage Daily Totals
  2021 (Aug - Dec)36.61.2
  2022 (Jan - Feb)42.51.4

Non_hate_related_reports

                    Breakdown of 164 Non-Hate Related Reports
* Examples of Crime / Incident Types** Examples of Other
• Assault
• Attention and Complaints
• Blackmail
• Criminal Damage
• Domestic Dispute
• Drug Offences
• Harassment
• Intimidation
• Online Fraud / Scam
• Theft
• Public Order

Total: 126

• Intelligence
• Conspiracy Theories
• Garda Misconduct
• Already Under Investigation
• Offensive Material - no complainant
• Tweets

Total 38

Admin_of_hate_crime

All Online Hate Crime Reports received go initially to the Garda National Diversity and Integration Unit (GNDIU), where they are examined and actioned. PULSE Incidents are created where appropriate and reports are forwarded for investigation depending on the type of report (outlined at 1-3 below).   

  1. Hate Related
  2. Non-Hate Related
  3. Non-Actionable 

1. HATE RELATED 

  1. Hate Crime - PULSE Incident created by GNDIU and forwarded to local district for investigation. 
  2. Hate Incident - PULSE Incident created by GNDIU and forwarded to local district for information and appropriate action. 

2. NON-HATE RELATED

  1. Crime

             Report forwarded to local district for investigation

  •                    Hate Crime leaflet provided via email to person making the online report 

     2. Other (e.g. online disputes, conspiracy theories etc.)

Person making the report (Complainant) is contacted by GNDIU and provided with relevant / appropriate information

(Advice with links to relevant information e.g. list of local Garda Diversity Officers, Garda station directory, Hate Crime leaflet, GSOC website etc.) 

3. NON-ACTIONABLE

The following non-actionable reports are deemed closed by GNDIU:

            a.   Incomplete reports - insufficient information provided to record

(Every effort is made to advance incomplete reports by GNDIU however in some cases this proves impossible due to the lack of detail provided.) 

           b. Inappropriate reports - offensive / nuisance content

Responding to Hate Crimes and Non-Crime Hate Incidents Policy Document

Admin_of_hate_crime

This report is based on provisional data, in respect of reports received from 21st July 2021 - 28th February 2022 and is correct as of 28th February 2022. As it is under constant review / investigation at local level, it is subject to change.

Number of actionable reports received 237
Number of individual reports received  332
Total including duplicates 348

Actionable_Reports

                            Hate Related Reports Received - 73
Hate Crimes 40
Hate Incidents 33
Total  73

Total on PULSE

Further information / clarification required from Injured Party / PULSE Incident to be created

45
28
                           Non-Hate Related Reports Received - 164
Crimes / Incidents* 126
Other ** 38
TOTAL 164
                            Status of Actionable Reports Received
Closed 230
Open 7
TOTAL 237

***Closed by the Garda National Diversity and Integration Unit having been actioned / forwarded for action to local Superintendents

     

Nonactionable_reports

                      Non-Actionable and Duplicate Reports - 111
Non-Actionable 95
Duplicates 16
TOTAL 111
Total of Actionable and Non-Actionable Reports 348

***Non-actionable includes incomplete reports / reports with inappropriate material / misuse of service.

Breakdown_of_Actual_reports_received

Total to Date Hate Crimes Hate Incidents Non-Hate Crimes / Incidents Other Non-Actionable / Duplicate Total Closed Open Total
40 33 126 38 111 348 341 7 348
Monthly_Totals
                                   2021                2022
Month July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total 21 Jan Feb Total 22 to date
Total 80 46 31 40 39 27 263 52 33 85
Averages
Average Monthly Totals Average Daily Totals
  2021 (Aug - Dec) 36.6 1.2
  2022 (Jan - Feb) 42.5 1.4

Non_hate_related_reports

                    Breakdown of 164 Non-Hate Related Reports
* Examples of Crime / Incident Types ** Examples of Other
• Assault
• Attention and Complaints
• Blackmail
• Criminal Damage
• Domestic Dispute
• Drug Offences
• Harassment
• Intimidation
• Online Fraud / Scam
• Theft
• Public Order

Total: 126

• Intelligence
• Conspiracy Theories
• Garda Misconduct
• Already Under Investigation
• Offensive Material - no complainant
• Tweets

Total 38

Admin_of_hate_crime

All Online Hate Crime Reports received go initially to the Garda National Diversity and Integration Unit (GNDIU), where they are examined and actioned. PULSE Incidents are created where appropriate and reports are forwarded for investigation depending on the type of report (outlined at 1-3 below).   

  1. Hate Related
  2. Non-Hate Related
  3. Non-Actionable 

1. HATE RELATED 

  1. Hate Crime - PULSE Incident created by GNDIU and forwarded to local district for investigation. 
  2. Hate Incident - PULSE Incident created by GNDIU and forwarded to local district for information and appropriate action. 

2. NON-HATE RELATED

  1. Crime

             Report forwarded to local district for investigation

  •                    Hate Crime leaflet provided via email to person making the online report 

     2. Other (e.g. online disputes, conspiracy theories etc.)

Person making the report (Complainant) is contacted by GNDIU and provided with relevant / appropriate information

(Advice with links to relevant information e.g. list of local Garda Diversity Officers, Garda station directory, Hate Crime leaflet, GSOC website etc.) 

3. NON-ACTIONABLE

The following non-actionable reports are deemed closed by GNDIU:

            a.   Incomplete reports - insufficient information provided to record

(Every effort is made to advance incomplete reports by GNDIU however in some cases this proves impossible due to the lack of detail provided.) 

           b. Inappropriate reports - offensive / nuisance content

Responding to Hate Crimes and Non-Crime Hate Incidents Policy Document