What should I do if I am the victim of a hate crime or incident?
If you think you have been the victim of a hate incident or crime, it is important that you report it to the appropriate authorities. If you wish, you may do so anonymously. Do not hesitate to ask for support, especially from the CPRLV.
– Call 9-1-1.
– Contact your local police station.
– Report the incident anonymously to Info-Crime Montréal (514 393 1133).
– Call a crime victim’s assistance centre (CAVAC) (1 866 532-2822).
– Contact the CPRLV by phone or by completing an e-form.
– Contact the CPRLV
by phone or by completing an e-form
– Contact Québec’s Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse (1 800 361 6477).
Where can I get support if I have been the victim of a hate crime or incident?
Whether you are the victim of either a hate crime or a hate incident, you can count on the confidential support of CPRLV specialists. When you contact the CPRLV :
- you will be able to talk to a specially-trained worker and receive support tailored to your specific needs ;
- you will be able to consult a qualified professional able to assist you or to direct you to specialized services ;
- you will be provided with relevant, complete information, especially concerning legal, social and community issues ;
- you will receive ongoing personalized, discreet support for any steps you may need to take.