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Misogyny could become national hate crime category

Area which has already adopted strategy has only achieved one conviction, but supporters of policy say it's about changing attitudes.

DCC Rachel Barber said 'Our aim is not to criminalise people or increase prosecutions' but to make clear some behaviour is unacceptable

DCC Rachel Barber said 'Our aim is not to criminalise people or increase prosecutions' but to make clear some behaviour is unacceptable

Date - 10th July 2018
By - Ian Weinfass - Police Oracle
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Misogyny could be monitored as a hate crime category under a plan being looked at this week. The Chief Constables' Council will consider whether misogyny should be ranked alongside "race, religion, sexual orientation, disability and...
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