• disability
  • race
  • religion or belief
  • sexual orientation
  • transgender
  • age

If you are a victim of Hate Crime and need IMMEDIATE help, dial 999.

Visit Police Scotland for further information on hate crime and incident reporting.

The West Dunbartonshire Equality Forum supports 3rd Party Reporting. With lots of community groups and community buildings trained to take reports of Hate Crimes in West Dunbartonshire. 

This includes:

  • West Dunbartonshire Council
  • West Dunbartonshire HSCP
  • Y Sort It
  • West Dunbartonshire Access Panel.

This means that these organisations can report any incident to Police Scotland on your behalf. 

The West Dunbartonshire Equality Forum looks at each Hate Crime incident reported to Police Scotland.  The group also promotes 3rd party reporting and has representatives attending from community groups across the area. 

If you are interested in finding out more about the Hate Crime Action Group contact the Community Planning Local Authority Liaison Officer.