In the metro-east, many departments failed to report a hate crime to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reports at least one year in six from 2009 to 2014, according to the database. Edwardsville and O’Fallon missed 2009, while Belleville missed 2009, 2011 and 2014.
In the metro-east, many departments failed to report a hate crime to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reports at least one year in six from 2009 to 2014, according to the database. Edwardsville and O’Fallon missed 2009, while Belleville missed 2009, 2011 and 2014. BND file photo
In the metro-east, many departments failed to report a hate crime to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reports at least one year in six from 2009 to 2014, according to the database. Edwardsville and O’Fallon missed 2009, while Belleville missed 2009, 2011 and 2014. BND file photo

Illinois police reporting hate crimes more often, but many years are missing

June 06, 2016 11:30 AM