You should dial 9-1-1 if an incident is:

  • an emergency
  • in progress
  • an immediate danger to yourself or someone else

Hate crime is a criminal incident that’s committed against a person or property, which is motivated by hate, bias or prejudice. This also includes hate propaganda, which can be advocating or promoting genocide or hatred of an individual or group.

Reporting Hate Crimes

The first step in stopping hate crime is reporting it to police. The Guelph Police Service views any hate crime investigation as a high priority.