Reports of Hate Crime Due To Coronavirus

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This message regarding hate crimes has been circulated through WMNow by the Sparkbrook and Balsall Heath Neighbourhood Team.

We are aware of a small number of hate crime cases of a racially aggravated nature involving abuse connected to Coronavirus. We are also aware that there may be incidents that are not being reported to us. We take all reports of hate crime seriously and, in order to respond to this, we need to know about it. If you feel you have been targeted please contact us via Live Chat at between 8am and midnight, call 101 anytime and in an emergency remember to use 999.

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Poppy Merrick (Police, PCSO, Birmingham East, Hall Green, Sparkbrook)