Meaning of faith crime in English:

faith crime

Translate faith crime into Spanish


  • A crime, typically one involving violence, motivated by prejudice against a particular religion.

    ‘there was a rise in faith crimes last year’
    • ‘He said there were similarities between the two murders, but that a faith crime was also being explored as a motive.’
    • ‘How do I report hate and faith crime?’
    • ‘The number of ethnic and faith crimes decreased two-fold in 2009.’
    • ‘The tables show all racial and faith crimes and incidents recorded in Devon and Cornwall for the dates requested.’
    • ‘Faith crimes against Christian churches and priests are not being properly investigated, according to a former police officer.’