Funding for Third Party Hate Crime Reporting Centres

Reference: 18023

Date Added: Thursday, December 6, 2018

Category: Finance

Disclosure Details

Question

 

1.      Does the commissioner's office fund third party hate crime reporting centres?

 

2.      How much money has been put spent on the centres in 2016, 2017 and so far in 2018?

 

3.      How many centres are in the police force area?

 

4.      For 2016, 2017, and so far in 2018 how many hate crime reports came from the centres?

 

 

Answer

 

Two duties are placed on public authorities under Section 1 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA). Notwithstanding applicable exemptions, the first duty at, Section 1(1) (a), is to confirm or deny whether the information specified in a request is held. The second duty at, Section1 (1) (b), is to disclose information that has been confirmed as being held.


Under the provisions of those sections of the FOIA, we can confirm that the information you seek is not held by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent. Please find responses below.

 

1.      Does the commissioner's office fund third party hate crime reporting centres?

 

No, therefore no information is held.  

 

2.      How much money has been put spent on the centres in 2016, 2017 and so far in 2018?

 

No information held.

 

3.      How many centres are in the police force area?

 

No information held.

 

4.      For 2016, 2017, and so far in 2018 how many hate crime reports came from the centres?

 

No information held.

 

The Welsh Government provide funding for this service, you may wish to contact them directly to request this information.