Homophobic crime reports statistics
We share a monthly summary of homophobic crime reports in London. These are figures for incidents and offences reported to the Metropolitan Police. Also included is the sanction detection rate (SD) for these reported cases.
It should be stressed that there are large fluctuations in the monthly figures in each borough. There is evidence that there is significantly under-reporting of homophobic crimes. We are working to increase the number of reported crimes shown in these statistics by working with the police to increase public confidence in reporting.
The Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) publishes statistics on all hate crimes in London on their Hate Crime Dashboard.