Pride Flags Stolen in Hamilton

Hamilton Police are investigating reports of a number of Pride flags stolen from multiple locations across Hamilton.

The incidents reported to police have taken place at two residences and four schools on the Hamilton Mountain. At this time, it is unclear if the incidents are connected.

Investigators are urging anyone with information about the stolen flags to come forward.

Hate crime in Hamilton is not acceptable. Left unchecked, hate crime can have a far reaching impact on communities. Hate crime can be reported online at www.hamiltonpolice.on.ca . Reporting hate/bias incidents can also be easily reported by phone at 905-546-4925 or in person at any Hamilton Police Station.

Please contact Detective Sergeant Ben Licop of the Division Three Criminal Investigation Branch by calling 905-546-3851.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com