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Football: Racial Discrimination

Question for Home Office

UIN 68347, tabled on 16 March 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 25 January 2017 to Question 60970, what data her Department holds on the number of prosecutions and convictions as a result of football-related arrests in connection with racist and indecent chanting.

Answered on

24 March 2017

The Home Office does not hold data on the number of prosecutions and convictions as a result of football-related arrests in connection with racist and indecent chanting. Ministry of Justice are responsible for publishing statistics on prosecutions and convictions.

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Home Office
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