Police: Smashed cars outside Chicago synagogue not hate crime

The smashing of two car windows around same time as attempted arson on Chicago synagogue was not a hate crime, according to local police.Ben Sales, JTA, 5/23/2019, 8:14 AM

Indiana man handed 3 years in prison for vandalizing synagogue

Man sentenced to three years in prison for spray-painting anti-Semitic graffiti on property of suburban Indianapolis synagogue.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/22/2019, 7:49 PM

Suspension for students who vandalized memorial

David Yellin College discipline committee suspends Arab students who destroyed memorial for fallen soldiers and victims of hostilities.Mordechai Sones, 5/21/2019, 9:37 PM

Brandeis condemns vandalism of Israel Week art installation

Temporary art installation erected on Brandeis University's Great Lawn vandalized with 'Free Palestine' graffiti.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/19/2019, 7:02 PM

Swastika scrawled on Jewish student union sign at Boston school

Jewish student union sign at Brookline high school vandalized with swastika after fires sparked at Chabad centers in Boston area.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/19/2019, 4:20 PM

Arab students vandalize memorial wall for fallen IDF soldiers

Memorial wall at Jerusalem college for fallen IDF soldiers vandalized by Arab students.Hezki Baruch, 5/7/2019, 10:03 AM

Anti-Semitic vandals break into vacated Jewish home in NJ

Recently vacated Jewish home slated for demolition vandalized inside and out with anti-Semitic graffiti.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/6/2019, 7:36 AM

Anti-Semitic graffiti near Zurich synagogue

On the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day, anti-Israel and anti-Semitic graffiti found spray-painted in Zurich.Chana Roberts, 5/3/2019, 3:39 PM

Monument marking mass graves Holocaust victims vandalized

Monument in central Poland to mass graves for 2,000 Jewish Holocaust victims vandalized.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 4/8/2019, 10:28 AM

Suspect arrested in anti-Semitic vandalism in Oklahoma

Woman captured on surveillance video painting anti-Semitic graffiti on Oklahoma Democratic Party headquarters in Oklahoma City.Ben Ariel, 4/5/2019, 3:10 AM

French students film themselves vandalizing Jewish group office

Offices of Jewish student group in Paris vandalized at local university by 2 men who filmed themselves urinating on the group’s literature.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/3/2019, 4:23 PM

Swastikas found spray-painted on sidewalk in Brooklyn

Police investigating after swastikas were found spray-painted on sidewalk in neighborhood of Greenpoint.Ben Ariel, 4/2/2019, 6:00 AM

Arizona police investigating hate symbols at local synagogue

Police investigating after what appears to be swastikas found painted at Chabad of Flagstaff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 4:55 AM

Massachusetts: Cemetery vandalism worse than initially thought

Anti-Semitic vandalism at Massachusetts Jewish cemetery nearly double initial estimates, police find.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/24/2019, 3:20 PM

US Ambassador visits ancient Catholic monastery

Ambassador David Friedman visits Beit Jimal Monastery, which has been vandalized several times in recent years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 3:44 PM

Meron: Ancient synagogue vandalized

Vandals spray-paint red warnings on wall of 2,000-year-old synagogue near tomb of Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2019, 1:00 PM

Strasbourg rabbi: We will continue our lives

Strasbourg's Rabbi Weill demands law enforcement respond with 'determination and efficiency,' says community is 'not afraid.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 12:18 AM

Sites in Australia defaced with swastikas

Sites in Bondi Beach defaced with more than 20 swastikas. Jewish community condemns incident.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2019, 3:39 AM

Karl Marx's grave vandalized

Marble plaque of communist philosopher's tomb badly damaged by unknown vandals in London.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/6/2019, 7:51 AM

Kosher Italian restaurant in Winnipeg vandalised

'Jew' spray-painted on windows, parking lot of Jewish-owned restaurant in second incident so far this year.Marcy Oster/JTA, 2/5/2019, 5:51 PM

Visitors trash Israeli farms during flower festival

Negev flower season brings thousands; farmers report many stole and destroyed crops, drove through wheat fields, broke into greenhouses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2019, 9:54 PM

Vandals hit Arab village, try to set fire to mosque

Graffiti spray painted in Arab village in Samaria, flammable liquid poured on entrance to local mosque.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/4/2019, 5:31 PM

Three Arabs arrested in connection with synagogue vandalism

Police believe desecration of Torah scrolls at Jerusalem synagogue is criminally related, not nationalistic act.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2019, 3:19 AM

Watch: Arab cars vandalized in Samaria

Three suspects sought after cars' windshields smashed in Palestinian Authority village in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2019, 11:58 AM

Arab vandalism in Hevron

Arabs uproot, saw dozens of grapevines in Tel Hevron causing irreversible damage; 'A criminal act.'Mordechai Sones, 1/23/2019, 3:58 PM

American Jews arrested for vandalizing crucifix in Uman

2 US Jews suspected of vandalizing crucifix during pilgrimage to Uman - the burial place of Hasidic rabbi - in ongoing cycle of hate crimes.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/22/2019, 7:20 AM

Mezuzah repression: A new sign of the times?

Jewish people use mezuzahs to identify a Jewish home, but in 2018 anti-Semitism put mezuzahs under attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2019, 6:25 PM

Swastika painted on California synagogue

Swastika discovered on Reform synagogue which also serves as Jewish pre-school.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/7/2019, 7:31 AM

Neo-Nazis deface Australian old age home with swastikas

Aged care facility that is home to Holocaust survivors in Melbourne defaced with swastikas by neo-Nazi organization.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2019, 6:09 AM

Politicians condemn desecration of tombstone of A-G's father

Israeli politicians urge police to bring to justice the vandals who desecrated tombstone of Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit's father.Elad Benari, 12/28/2018, 2:12 AM

No-migrant Slovakia among has one of lowest crime rates in EU

Countries in EU with lowest overall levels of reported crime are home to few migrants, according to EU survey.Mordechai Sones, 12/5/2018, 1:06 PM

Menorah toppled near Harvard University

Large menorah toppled in public park near Harvard University before start of Hanukkah.Ben Ariel, 12/5/2018, 5:06 AM

Menorah vandalized at Penn State University

Vandals hit 9-foot menorah in front of fraternity house in Penn State University.JTA, 12/2/2018, 10:59 PM

Office of Jewish professor at Columbia U vandalized

Swastikas spray painted on walls of the office of Elizabeth Midlarsky, professor of psychology and education, at Columbia Teachers College.JTA, 11/29/2018, 2:02 PM

Miami Beach Chabad-Lubavitch center vandalized

Orthodox Jewish center in southern Florida vandalized with swastika, upside-down cross.JTA, 11/15/2018, 8:01 PM

California synagogue defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti

"F*** Jews" spray-painted on walls of Beth Jacob synagogue in Irvine. Local police investigating.Ben Ariel, 11/1/2018, 1:32 AM

Headstones toppled at Jewish cemetery in Texas

Headstones pushed over at Hebrew Rest Cemetery, more than 100 years old, in Texas port city of Orange.JTA, 10/30/2018, 3:56 PM

Suspect nabbed in torching of Torah scroll

Police arrest 35-year-old suspected of stealing, burning Torah scroll in Israeli coastal city of Hadera.David Rosenberg, 10/22/2018, 12:52 PM

Who torched Israeli synagogue's Torah scroll?

Worshippers at synagogue in Israeli coastal town of Hadera horrified to find Torah scroll stolen and torched.David Rosenberg, 10/21/2018, 10:17 PM

Man sets fire and draws devil outside California synagogue

Suspect says 'God told him' to fire set outside of Northern California synagogue, devil scrawled nearby.JTA, 10/11/2018, 9:29 PM

Watch: Hate crime in Palestinian Arab village

Prior to police investigation, leftist organization claims vandalism to be the fault of Jewish extremists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018, 12:35 PM

Netanya synagogue vandalized over holiday

Satanic symbols spray-painted by night, worshipers awake to find vandalized house of prayer.Mordechai Sones, 10/1/2018, 9:22 PM

New York public sukkah vandalized; Jews respond with love

Vandals spray-paint anti-Israel graffiti on Chabad sukkah in Manhattan; NY Mayor condemns act as police investigate to locate suspects.Mordechai Sones, 10/1/2018, 8:11 PM

Polish police arrest suspect in synagogue vandalism

Police in Gdansk detain a 27-year-old man suspected of smashing a synagogue window during Yom Kippur.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/21/2018, 11:05 PM

Headstones toppled at NJ Jewish cemetery

Vandals topple New Jersey headstones, including one belonging to Jewish World War II veteran.JTA, 8/30/2018, 5:10 PM

Holocaust victim memorials vandalized in Estonia

Vandals destroy multiple Holocaust memorials at Kalevi-Liiva, Harju County, execution site of thousands of victims of Nazism.Mordechai Sones, 8/23/2018, 1:37 PM

Synagogue vandalism: Police arrest two suspects

Suspect may have intended to do more damage than he did, police say.JTA, 8/19/2018, 10:20 AM

Suspect arrested in vandalism of Wiesel's childhood home

Romanian police arrest 37-year-old man whom they suspect wrote anti-Semitic slogans on childhood home of Elie Wiesel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/18/2018, 1:00 AM

Muslims torch scores of cars 'almost like military operation'

Gothenburg and surrounding towns see 'new', 'coordinated' violence.Mordechai Sones, 8/15/2018, 12:13 AM

Romania: Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Elie Wiesel's home

Police launch inquiry after discovering 'public toilet' and 'Nazi Jew' scrawled on home of Holocaust survivor.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2018, 9:54 PM

Holocaust memorial vandalized in Poland

Memorial to Holocaust victims in Plock vandalized, swastikas painted on fence of town's Jewish cemetery.Ben Ariel, 8/2/2018, 4:14 AM

Foreign observer punctures tire in Hevron

Foreign observers commit hate crime against car of Jewish Hevron resident Elad Fass. Here's how it looksEliran Aharon, 7/23/2018, 9:11 PM

Toronto: 'Achtung' sprayed on sign promoting Holocaust education

UJA Federation, CIJA, condemn anti-Semitic vandalism in Toronto.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2018, 11:23 PM

Australia: Pro-Israel MP's office vandalized

Vandals deface Jewish Australian lawmaker’s office with anti-Israel slogans.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2018, 9:57 AM

Kosher restaurant attacker in Amsterdam convicted

Syrian who smashed windows of kosher eatery convicted of vandalism, but will not serve more time in jail despite being unrepentant.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2018, 11:00 PM

Greek Holocaust memorial vandalized

Vandals smear paint on Holocaust memorial in Thessaloniki.JTA, 7/11/2018, 4:19 PM

Swastikas discovered in Connecticut town

Swastikas discovered carved into picnic tables in town of Ridgefield, which has experienced similar incidents in the past.Elad Benari, 7/9/2018, 3:05 AM