Racism is 'Any incident which is perceived to be racist by the victim or any other person. The incident does not have to be a crime for you to report it. The main types of incident are:
- Assault - when someone is physically attacked
- Damage - when property is damaged e.g. broken window
- Abuse - when verbal abuse is given e.g. name calling
- Harassment - continual nuisance however minor
These are just a few, racism can come in many more forms.
You can report hate crime online.
Help & advice
Northamptonshire Rights Equality Council - Northamptonshire Rights Equality Council provides a free service to those who want to complain of racial discrimination or needs advice. Tel. 01933 278000
Police - www.northants.police.uk
Wellingborough Afro-Caribbean Association - 01933 222095
Hindu Association - 01933 274330
Wellingborough Mosque - 01933 275541
Community and Pupil Support (Education) - 01604 601817