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Cooperation between criminal justice agencies and civil society in combating hate crime

  • Michael WhineEmail author
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Abstract

This chapter examines the relationship between criminal justice agencies and civil society in efforts to combat hate crime. It notes the difficulties faced and co-operation required in attempts to recognise the rights of hate crime victims. This involves an analysis of the work being done at a European level to encourage the involvement of civil society experts and how this might lead to better recording of hate crimes. As such this has meant a recognition of the unique knowledge and expertise that civil society organisations possess and how this can be effectively utilised.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Community Security Trust (CST)LondonUK

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