Statistics release announcement

Racist Incidents Recorded by the Police in Scotland, 2013-14

This statistical bulletin presents statistics on racist incidents recorded and cleared up by the eight Scottish police forces in 2013-14.The definition of a racist incident, as given by Sir William MacPherson in his report on the Stephen Lawrence inquiry, is ""any incident which is perceived to be racist by the victim or any other person"

These statistics will be released in November 2015