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Antisemitic threat emailed to U of Wyoming staffer

Antisemitic threat emailed to U of Wyoming staffer

Offensive email to be investigated as a "violence in the workplace" hate crime against manager of academic advising.Dan Verbin, 06/05/2021 20:29
Antisemitic hate group's flyers found in St. Petersburg, FL

Antisemitic hate group's flyers found in St. Petersburg, FL

California group that previously spray painted "Communism is Judaism" in Miami now targeting St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay.Dan Verbin, 05/05/2021 21:44
NY man pleads guilty to antisemitic death threat charges

NY man pleads guilty to antisemitic death threat charges

Man had for a period of two years sent antisemitic threatening communications to a Jewish resident of Connecticut.Dan Verbin, 29/04/2021 21:26
Senate passes legislation to improve hate crime reporting

Senate passes legislation to improve hate crime reporting

US Senate passes bill helping law enforcement respond to hate crimes.Ben Sales, JTA, 26/04/2021 07:09
NYPD creates hate crime panel to include bereaved Hasidic mother

NYPD creates hate crime panel to include bereaved Hasidic mother

Hasidic woman whose son was murdered by terrorists to be included on new NYPD hate crime advisory panel.Andrew Silow-Carroll, JTA, 21/04/2021 13:32
Dolls and red paint: Suspected hate crime outside Swedish synagogue

Dolls and red paint: Suspected hate crime outside Swedish synagogue

Baby dolls splashed with red paint strung outside Swedish synagogue in suspected Passover hate crime.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 01/04/2021 08:16
Woman indicted on hate crime charge in subway attack on Israeli college student

Woman indicted on hate crime charge in subway attack on Israeli college student

Woman seen on video verbally and physically attacking an Israeli college student on the New York City subway indicted.Marcy Oster, JTA, 10/03/2020 11:00
Arab Israeli town vandalized in suspected hate crime

Arab Israeli town vandalized in suspected hate crime

Tires punctured on 150 cars, graffiti scrawled in Arab Israeli town in northern Israel in apparent hate crime.AFP, 11/02/2020 12:11
Federal hate crime charges for Brooklyn woman arrested for slapping Jewish women

Federal hate crime charges for Brooklyn woman arrested for slapping Jewish women

Brooklyn woman who assaulted three Jewish women last month - before being quickly released from jail - now faces federal hate crime charges.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 29/01/2020 07:44
Suspected hate crime in Jerusalem

Suspected hate crime in Jerusalem

Mosque in Beit Safafa set on fire, graffiti found on its walls. Police investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2020 06:38
Man charged with hate crime for yelling at Jewish couple in New York City

Man charged with hate crime for yelling at Jewish couple in New York City

55-year-old man with 5 prior arrests charged with hate crime for cursing Jewish couple near Times Square.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/01/2020 07:37
Monsey stabber charged with hate crimes

Monsey stabber charged with hate crimes

Federal prosecutors charge Grafton Thomas with 5 hate crimes after he broke into synagogue, stabbed 5 people.Gary Willig, 30/12/2019 20:21
Two Jewish teens attacked in Brooklyn

Two Jewish teens attacked in Brooklyn

Attack in Crown Heights occurred on November 11 but reported by police this week.Ben Ariel, 29/11/2019 03:36
University: White supremacist posters aren't a hate crime

University: White supremacist posters aren't a hate crime

University of Oregon accused of not reporting anti-Semitic incidents.JTA Staff, 02/11/2019 18:15
Jewish man slapped and called ‘dirty Jew’ in Brooklyn

Jewish man slapped and called ‘dirty Jew’ in Brooklyn

Incident, which took place in Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, being investigated as a hate crime.Marcy Oster, JTA, 13/10/2019 14:16
Father-in-law of singer Benny Friedman hit in head with brick

Father-in-law of singer Benny Friedman hit in head with brick

Rabbi assaulted in Brooklyn, losing multiple teeth after being struck by brick. Police treating attack as hate crime.Laura E. Adkins, JTA, 28/08/2019 07:28
London: Man shoves baby stroller, calls parents 'dirty Jews'

London: Man shoves baby stroller, calls parents 'dirty Jews'

Police investigating incident in which a young man hurled an object in the direction of a Jewish family and called them "dirty Jews".Ben Ariel, 07/08/2019 04:13
NY man hurls phone at train after anti-Semitic attack

NY man hurls phone at train after anti-Semitic attack

After a vicious anti-Semitic rant at a Brooklyn subway stop, the suspect snatches the victim's phone to destroy the evidence of his attack.Sara Rubenstein, 15/06/2019 22:09
Police believe actor paid assailants in fake hate crime

Police believe actor paid assailants in fake hate crime

Chicago police now believe attack on actor Jussie Smollett by Nigerian men in 'Make America Great Again' hats was elaborate hoax.Marcy Oster, JTA, 18/02/2019 09:44
Jewish teen beaten by gang in Brooklyn

Jewish teen beaten by gang in Brooklyn

19-year-old Orthodox Jewish man assaulted by gang in suspected hate crime in Crown Heights.David Rosenberg, 14/01/2019 10:33
Ohio man convicted of anti-Semitic attack - for beating non-Jew

Ohio man convicted of anti-Semitic attack - for beating non-Jew

33-year-old Ohio man convicted of hate crime after he beat victim he believed was Jewish. 'I want to kill all the Jews,' assailant said.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/12/2018 15:26
Somali refugee charged in ramming attack on Orthodox Jews in LA

Somali refugee charged in ramming attack on Orthodox Jews in LA

Police found knife, Koran in car after 32-year-old Somalian refugee drove from Seattle to LA, attempted to run down Jews.David Rosenberg, 28/11/2018 11:20
MK Moses: Pig's head an incitement

MK Moses: Pig's head an incitement

MK Moses speaks strongly against anti-semitic act on a synagogue in Ramat Hasharon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2018 02:14
17-year-old charged over Toronto anti-Semitic incident

17-year-old charged over Toronto anti-Semitic incident

Toronto Police charge 17-year-old boy in connection with hate crime against four Jewish teenagers in North York.Elad Benari, 15/11/2018 02:05
MA man faces hate crimes charges for assaulting Jewish woman

MA man faces hate crimes charges for assaulting Jewish woman

Resident of Cambridge, Massachusetts faces hate crime charges for assault of elderly Jewish woman.JTA, 04/11/2018 20:59
Second Orthodox Jewish man attacked in Brooklyn in 2 days

Second Orthodox Jewish man attacked in Brooklyn in 2 days

Black teenager carrying stick chases older Jewish man, beating him on back and shoulders, breaking stick.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 16/10/2018 19:02
NYPD says Brooklyn attack was a hate crime

NYPD says Brooklyn attack was a hate crime

New York police determine the assault of an Orthodox Jewish man in Brooklyn was a hate crime.Elad Benari, 15/10/2018 02:03
Watch: Hate crime in Palestinian Arab village

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
Gaza man jailed for assaulting kippah-wearing Jew in Switzerland

Gaza man jailed for assaulting kippah-wearing Jew in Switzerland

Muslim brutalizes Jewish man on Switzerland train; sentenced to four months prison for assault but not convicted of hate crime.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 08/08/2018 16:49
Vandals hit yeshiva: 'Kahane is dead, what about Bennett?'

Vandals hit yeshiva: 'Kahane is dead, what about Bennett?'

Apparent hate-crime as national-religious yeshiva in Tel Aviv targeted by vandals suggesting Education Minister be assassinated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2018 14:00
In first, Argentina sentences neo-Nazi gang to years in jail

In first, Argentina sentences neo-Nazi gang to years in jail

Members of neo-Nazi gang in Argentina given terms ranging from 4.5 to 9.5 years in prison in unprecedented punishment for hate crimes.JTA, 06/05/2018 19:49
Hate graffiti, slashed tires in Arab village

Hate graffiti, slashed tires in Arab village

Jewish extremists blamed for 'price tag' incident in Arab village in Samaria.Gary Willig, 29/04/2018 18:53
'I'm here for my grandmother'

'I'm here for my grandmother'

Granddaughter of Mireille Knoll, who was murdered in Paris last month, joins March of the Living as an IDF officer.Tzvi Lev, 12/04/2018 20:00
French judge drops hate crime charges against Arab gang

French judge drops hate crime charges against Arab gang

Arab gang accused of assaulting Jewish youth outside of synagogue will not face hate crime charges, French judge rules.JTA, 08/03/2018 20:38
Pork 'attack' on Belfast Islamic center sparks investigation

Pork 'attack' on Belfast Islamic center sparks investigation

'This is not an attack. 9/11 was an attack. This is sharia. If it’s an attack, it’s an attack on our very freedoms.'Mordechai Sones, 27/12/2017 11:24
French prosecutors: Jewish woman's murder was anti-Semitic crime

French prosecutors: Jewish woman's murder was anti-Semitic crime

French prosecutors investigating murder of Sarah Halimi acknowledge for the first time her killing was an anti-Semitic hate crime.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 20/09/2017 22:39
New York man admits to painting swastikas on his own home

New York man admits to painting swastikas on his own home

Man to receive three years probation for falsely reporting hate crime incident.JTA, 06/09/2017 22:35
Watch: Was torching of 'Mitzvah bus' a hate crime?

Watch: Was torching of 'Mitzvah bus' a hate crime?

Iconic 'Mitzvah bus' in Brooklyn was targeted by vandals before going up in flames this week. Was arson an act of anti-Semitic hate?Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2017 08:55
DC Jewish community to hold vigil for slain Muslim teen

DC Jewish community to hold vigil for slain Muslim teen

Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington to hold vigil in memory of 17 year old Muslim girl murdered outside her mosque.JTA, 20/06/2017 19:07
Chicago Jewish deli vandalized in suspected hate crime

Chicago Jewish deli vandalized in suspected hate crime

Vandals spray-paint 'Free Gaza' at popular Shmaltz Deli.JTA, 20/06/2017 16:58
ADL urges hate crime probe in Va. killing of Muslim girl

ADL urges hate crime probe in Va. killing of Muslim girl

Teenage girl attacked and killed on way to mosque for morning Ramadan prayers.JTA, 19/06/2017 22:18
Synagogue torched in Old City of Jerusalem

Synagogue torched in Old City of Jerusalem

Arab arsonists suspected as synagogue in Jewish Quarter of Old City goes up in flames.David Rosenberg, 28/05/2017 17:45
Watch: Elderly Orthodox Jewish man brutally beaten in California

Watch: Elderly Orthodox Jewish man brutally beaten in California

Elderly Jewish man beaten on way to synagogue in Los Angeles. Attack captured on security camera.David Rosenberg, 23/05/2017 11:37
Suspected hate crime near Shechem

Suspected hate crime near Shechem

Tractor set on fire, Star of David and the word “revenge” spray-painted on wall in village of Burin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2017 06:50
Swastikas carved into cars in Denver

Swastikas carved into cars in Denver

The vandalism was discovered near a University of Denver 'Hillel' center for Jewish students.JTA, 04/05/2017 11:57
Denmark bans entry to  six 'fanatical religious preachers'

Denmark bans entry to six 'fanatical religious preachers'

Denmark published Tuesday a blacklist of 6 foreign preachers accused of spreading hatred, including 5 Muslims and an American Evangelist.AFP, 02/05/2017 14:17
Hate crimes on the rise in the US

Hate crimes on the rise in the US

New wave of hate crimes, including anti-Semitic graffiti sparks outrage in Jewish community., 15/03/2017 11:27
New York unveils grant to combat anti-Semitism

New York unveils grant to combat anti-Semitism

New York state takes steps to combat spike in anti-Semitism and hate crimes.Ben Ariel, 24/02/2017 03:45
'No Jews' posted in Toronto condo building

'No Jews' posted in Toronto condo building

Anti-Semitic notes found on doors of several units at condo building in Toronto.Ben Ariel, 21/02/2017 05:16
Arab attacked over relationship with Jewish girl

Arab attacked over relationship with Jewish girl

Jerusalem resident armed with a knife attacks Arab consorting with a young Jewish woman.Ido Ben Porat, 13/11/2016 20:10
Chabad House sign vandalized at university

Chabad House sign vandalized at university

Although not being investigated as a hate crime, Chabad Rabbi says the Center was targeted.JTA, 31/10/2016 17:13
Muslim woman set on fire in Midtown New York

Muslim woman set on fire in Midtown New York

NYPD searching for a man suspected of setting fire to a traditionally dressed Muslim woman. The woman was not injured.Ben Ariel, 14/09/2016 02:16
Jewish man punched in Crown Heights

Jewish man punched in Crown Heights

Jewish man punched in the face by attacker who said he is "tired of Jews", hours after a Jewish EMS worker was stabbed.Ben Ariel, 05/11/2015 03:15
Police: Swedish school sword attack a hate crime

Police: Swedish school sword attack a hate crime

21-year-old Anton Lundin-Pettersson chose victims 'on basis of ethnicity,' watched Nazi videos before attack.Tova Dvorin, 23/10/2015 11:38
NYPD Investigates BB Gun Attacks on Orthodox Jews

NYPD Investigates BB Gun Attacks on Orthodox Jews

Two victims injured in Kew Garden Hills in 10 days; city council members reveal both looked identifiably religious.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2015 11:25
'Price Tag' Motive Suspected in Bedouin Tent Arson

'Price Tag' Motive Suspected in Bedouin Tent Arson

A tent used by Bedouin shepherds for storage was found destroyed Thursday morning in what officials suspect is a hate crime.Yaakov Levi, 13/08/2015 07:54
Haredi Man Awarded NIS 70k over Rock Attack

Haredi Man Awarded NIS 70k over Rock Attack

A haredi student was awarded NIS 70,000 ($17,000) for an attack he sustained in 2003, when a secular student threw a rock at him.Moshe Cohen, 02/08/2015 16:18