On Wednesday the 10th February as part of Hate crime awareness week, PC Gary and CSO Brian from Northumbria Police came in to talk to the Young people about hate crime.
Hate crime can include any of the following Sexuality, Religion, Deaf and Bullying
There are lots of different kinds of hate crime. The Police are trying to get everyone to report any kind of hate crime to a safe Reporting Centre.
The Centres around the local area are the following,
Riverside Centre, Linskill Centre, Age UK, Shiremoor centre
The police want everyone to be able to tell someone who you trust and the matter can be dealt with.
Printed Feb 16