This practice builds community trust by providing transparency on levels of hate crime and the responses of criminal justice agencies.
Different criminal justice agencies capture different data. They cover crime rates, victim data, police performance, court proceedings and outcomes. The dashboard makes all of this data available on a single web page.
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The Mayor of London and the Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime enabled the creation of a hate crime dashboard.
Decisions about data from the courts and Crown Prosecution Service are subject to those agencies' own governance arrangements. To create the dashboard required liaison with criminal justice agencies. They provided the data which was collated and re-formatted into the dashboard’s style for upload to the website of the Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC).
Start date: October 2015
End date: February 2016
Scope of the practice: Regional
Target group: General public
Beneficiaries: All communities can view hate crime rates and the response of the criminal justice agencies.
Key objectives: The Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime aimed at improving transparency on crime rates, and the response and performance of criminal justice agencies; it also sought to raise awareness of hate crime and boost confidence in reporting.
See Hate crime dashboard.