Juventas reported several incidents connected to a concert marking the International Day Against Homophobia: a tear gas bomb being thrown into the theatre venue, causing breathing difficulties for several attendees; a lighted torch being placed at the entrance of the venue; and one case of physical assault against a man and a woman after the concert. Juventas also reported one physical assault against a lesbian couple, one case of death threats, one physical assault against a transgender person, and repeated physical assaults against a gay man over a two-month period.
You are here
Report Data - Montenegro - 2011
Criminal Code's hate crime provision has been amended, and now include disability as a protected characteristic.
The European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI) recommended that Montenegro strengthen initial and in-service training for police, lawyers, public prosecutors and judges on issues related to hate crime.