Report hate and bias crimes and/or incidents and
connect with community resources.
Need to make a report while on the go? Text “MDStopHate” to 898-211 (TXT-211) to file an
incident report using your mobile phone.
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How It Works
Report hate, discrimination or bullying and receive referrals to community resources by dialing
Access any resource to meet your needs by searching 211 Maryland’s online resource database.
Hate Crime Vs Hate Incident
What’s the Difference?
If you feel you’ve been targeted because of personal characteristics or group membership,
report the incident to 211 so authorities can determine if a crime was committed. Learn more
about the difference between hate crimes and hate incidents.
Expression of hostility or aggression motivated by bias.
Verbal abuse like name calling, degrading language or offensive jokes; Racial or homophobic slurs; Harassment; Bullying or intimidation; Distribution of hate literature
Targeted threat, attempt or damage because of personal characteristics or group membership.
Vandalism, bomb threat, arson, physical attacks, theft, property damage with hate symbols, language, graffiti
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Thank You To Our Partners
In partnership with the Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives and Office of
Immigration Affairs, 211 Maryland connects new Americans and Marylanders to critical
services and makes it easy to report hate and bias crimes and/or incidents.