Football Hate Crime (2)

Questions to the Mayor of London – answered on 21st September 2022.

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Photo of Unmesh Desai Unmesh Desai Labour

Does the Metropolitan Police routinely record whether a hate crime is linked to football when this happens via social media or digitally?

Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

Yes. When the officer records the report, it will be flagged as “Football related”, in addition to having the relevant hate crime strand flag attached.