Hate Crime Awareness - Young People's Competition
The Safer Sandwell Partnership held a competition for young people in Sandwell, which launched during National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2021, to raise awareness of hate crime.
We asked young people to produce a poem or piece of artwork about hate crime.
What is hate crime?
A hate crime is any criminal offence which is perceived by the victim or any other person to be motivated by hostility or prejudice towards a person based on their:
- Sexual orientation
- Gender identity
For more information, visit our hate crime webpage.
The two winners of the Sandwell Partnership Hate Crime Awareness Competition were chosen as follows:
George - winner of the age 11-14 category
Aimee - winner of the age 15-18 category
Both Aimee and George are students at Q3 Academy in Great Barr. Here are their winning entries: