Hate crimes on the decline

Published torsdag 30 juni 2011 kl 11.32
En av Brottsförebyggande rådet BRÅ:s årliga rapporter om hatbrottsstatistiken i Sverige. Foto:Maja Suslin/SCANPIX

From the headlines one might think that hate crimes are on the increase.

But according to the latest figures from the Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention, they actually decreased in Sweden last year, in at least some categories.

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