New data from Statistics Canada reflect how the vast majority of hate crimes in Canada, experienced by the Jewish community among others, were never investigated.
BY Dan Verbin in Canada
Newly released figures from Statistics Canada reveal that the country’s police only investigated 1 percent of hate crimes in 2019.
The figure is startling given that Canadians self-reported 223,000 hate-motivated incidents during that year.
“We are in the middle of a hate crime crisis,” Evan Balgord, executive director of the Canadian Anti-Hate Network, told CTV News. Continue Reading »