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New Jersey school defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti on eve of Yom Kippur

New Jersey school defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti on eve of Yom Kippur

Hate incident denounced by city of Glen Rock and local politicians, but school board still searching for whoever was responsible.Dan Verbin, Canada, 17/09/2021 21:58
Ohio man given 20 year prison sentence for plotting to attack synagogue

Ohio man given 20 year prison sentence for plotting to attack synagogue

Radicalized by ISIS propaganda, man told undercover FBI agent that he wanted to attack a Toledo synagogue and kill a rabbi.Dan Verbin, 14/09/2021 20:48
Suspect in gang attack on Jewish man in Lyon, France arrested

Suspect in gang attack on Jewish man in Lyon, France arrested

Leader of gang, reportedly a minor, held by police after Jewish man called anti-Semitic slur and assaulted at the end of Rosh Hashanah.Dan Verbin, 13/09/2021 22:56
Suspect in slaying of Texas Jewish woman wrote about 'Jewish Satan worshippers'

Suspect in slaying of Texas Jewish woman wrote about 'Jewish Satan worshippers'

Latest evidence reveals Georgette Kaufmann and her husband Daniel Kaufmann were targeted by shooter because they were Jewish.Dan Verbin, 13/09/2021 21:08
London police arrest man following five anti-Semitic assaults

London police arrest man following five anti-Semitic assaults

28-year old suspect in police custody under suspicion of committing five racially motivated attacks.Dan Verbin, Canada, 03/09/2021 22:08
FBI report: US hate crimes at highest level in 12 years

FBI report: US hate crimes at highest level in 12 years

FBI’s “2020 Hate Crime Statistics” report finds that hate crimes are surging, especially intimidation and assault.Dan Verbin, 31/08/2021 18:27
Unidentified man who assaulted 5 Jews in London may be from Yorkshire

Unidentified man who assaulted 5 Jews in London may be from Yorkshire

Police using man's "northern accent" as a clue in the search to identify and arrest him.Dan Verbin, 30/08/2021 23:00
Founder of French website listing high profile Jews facing multiple charges

Founder of French website listing high profile Jews facing multiple charges

Since removed website "I am everywhere" listed figures it claimed where Jewish, and referenced anti-Semitic WWII publication.Dan Verbin, 27/08/2021 15:38
Suspect in stabbing of Boston rabbi to face nine indictments

Suspect in stabbing of Boston rabbi to face nine indictments

Alleged attacker to face multiple counts of assault, battery and violating his victim's constitutional rights.Dan Verbin, 26/08/2021 22:58
Jewish New Mexico couple targeted with burning cross in their yard

Jewish New Mexico couple targeted with burning cross in their yard

Newly arrived couple victims of KKK hate symbol attack, police investigating whether hate crime occurred.Dan Verbin, 26/08/2021 19:36
Leader of Seattle area neo-Nazi group gets three years in jail

Leader of Seattle area neo-Nazi group gets three years in jail

Group sent threatening letters to journalists and Anti-Defamation League employees, saying "We are watching."Dan Verbin, 25/08/2021 15:59
Jewish man slapped at Florida pool in front of his five children in alleged hate crime

Jewish man slapped at Florida pool in front of his five children in alleged hate crime

Man confronts husband of woman who used anti-Semitic slur against another woman and is assaulted, police considering hate crime charges.Dan Verbin, 24/08/2021 15:52
Swastika graffiti discovered at park in Santa Monica, California

Swastika graffiti discovered at park in Santa Monica, California

Jewish groups condemn graffiti and call for police to treat the incident as a hate crime.Dan Verbin, Canada, 20/08/2021 21:24
Canadian city launches police unit to tackle anti-Semitism, hate

Canadian city launches police unit to tackle anti-Semitism, hate

Hamilton, Ontario's Hate Crime Case Review Team will partner police with community agencies to review cases and draft recommendations.Dan Verbin, 17/08/2021 19:54
Man from Happy Valley charged for hate crime involving swastika

Man from Happy Valley charged for hate crime involving swastika

20-year old Oregon resident arrested for defacing memorial to dead inmate with swastika.Dan Verbin, Canada, 13/08/2021 19:01
Man arrested after threatening anti-Semitic rant at Berkeley, CA synagogue

Man arrested after threatening anti-Semitic rant at Berkeley, CA synagogue

37-year old suspect arrested by police trying to enter nearby Chabad House charged with hate crime.Dan Verbin, 12/08/2021 17:01
Elderly Jewish plumber knocked to the ground in Borough Park

Elderly Jewish plumber knocked to the ground in Borough Park

NYPD and Boro Park Shomrim searching for shirtless man who slapped elderly Jewish man in the face hard enough to knock him to the ground.Dan Verbin, 12/08/2021 15:58
Jewish student at Uni of British Columbia has mezuzah stolen and vandalized

Jewish student at Uni of British Columbia has mezuzah stolen and vandalized

The incident in which the mezuzah was vandalized by three people was reported to the police as a hate crime.Dan Verbin, 03/08/2021 14:59
B’nai Brith Canada launches Canada’s first hate incident mobile app

B’nai Brith Canada launches Canada’s first hate incident mobile app

Free app in English and French for Android and Apple phones allows the reporting of hate incidents along with photos to be made instantly.Dan Verbin, 02/08/2021 18:18
Suspect arrested in brutal beating of Jewish man in Flatbush

Suspect arrested in brutal beating of Jewish man in Flatbush

One of the two men suspected in the vicious beating of Levi Zupnik on July 16 has been arrested, also wanted for nine other robberies.Dan Verbin, Canada, 30/07/2021 19:54
Hate crime: NY Jewish man attacked walking home from synagogue

Hate crime: NY Jewish man attacked walking home from synagogue

Three men charged with hate crime after man in Catskills village has shtreimel ripped from head and is pelted with anti-Semitic slurs.Dan Verbin, 28/07/2021 18:34
Warrant issued for Toronto man charged with anti-Semitic attacks after police revoke bail

Warrant issued for Toronto man charged with anti-Semitic attacks after police revoke bail

32-year old man considered dangerous, police warn members of the public not to approach him.Arutz Sheva Staff, Canada, 23/07/2021 22:17
Massachusetts small town park vandalized with Nazi graffiti

Massachusetts small town park vandalized with Nazi graffiti

Lynnfield officials condemn graffiti and glorification of Nazi imagery, state that they are confidence police will catch those responsible.Dan Verbin, Canada, 23/07/2021 19:40
Jewish students at Syracuse University hit with egg, verbally attacked

Jewish students at Syracuse University hit with egg, verbally attacked

The university is investigating after the students were approached on Saturday night by an SUV and then assaulted.Dan Verbin, 12/07/2021 14:38
Suspected attacker of Boston rabbi faces additional hate crime offenses

Suspected attacker of Boston rabbi faces additional hate crime offenses

Man charged with stabbing rabbi outside Jewish school in Boston now faces additional hate crime offenses.Elad Benari, 09/07/2021 05:36
Jewish man assaulted, hit with wooden plank in Williamsburg, NY

Jewish man assaulted, hit with wooden plank in Williamsburg, NY

25-year old man was the victim of anti-Semitic threats that escalated into a physical attack; police are still searching for the suspect.Dan Verbin, 08/07/2021 20:00
Martin Luther King statue in California park defaced with Nazi symbols

Martin Luther King statue in California park defaced with Nazi symbols

MLK statue at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Long Beach, CA covered in swastika and SS bolts, graffiti being investigated as a hate crime.Dan Verbin, 08/07/2021 14:57
Boston rabbi stabbed nine times, 24-year old suspect in police custody

Boston rabbi stabbed nine times, 24-year old suspect in police custody

A Chabad rabbi is in stable condition after being stabbed nine times. Suspect identified by police as 24-year old Khaled Awad.Dan Verbin, 02/07/2021 16:04
15 cars on Denver street tagged with anti-Semitic, racist graffiti

15 cars on Denver street tagged with anti-Semitic, racist graffiti

15 cars were defaced with hate symbols, including swastikas, with one resident reporting two of her car tires were slashed.Dan Verbin, 01/07/2021 21:33
Man arrested for painting swastikas on light poles in Baltimore waterfront district

Man arrested for painting swastikas on light poles in Baltimore waterfront district

Local councillor is urging authorities to upgrade charges to a hate crime.Dan Verbin, 01/07/2021 21:03
Ohio man pleads guilty to anti-Semitic harassement of Jewish neighbors

Ohio man pleads guilty to anti-Semitic harassement of Jewish neighbors

66-year old Columbus man had verbally harassed and threatened couple with anti-Semitic slurs and taunts about the Holocaust.Dan Verbin, 30/06/2021 16:39
Teens sought after swastika spray painted on Brooklyn tree

Teens sought after swastika spray painted on Brooklyn tree

Sunday incident, condemned by area politicians and Gov. Cuomo, being investigated as a state level hate crime., 30/06/2021 15:49
Swastika stickers found on Goldman Sachs and Verizon buildings in NYC

Swastika stickers found on Goldman Sachs and Verizon buildings in NYC

Two suspects caught on camera plastering hateful stickers comparing Israel to the Nazis on two large officer towers in Battery Park City.Dan Verbin, 29/06/2021 16:54
Anti-Israel message written on sand in Myrtle Beach turned into message of love

Anti-Israel message written on sand in Myrtle Beach turned into message of love

Myrtle Beach Police Department investigating anti-Israel message written on beach next to tourist hotel on Monday.Dan Verbin, 29/06/2021 14:52
14-year old boy arrested in connection with May Times Square attack on Jewish man

14-year old boy arrested in connection with May Times Square attack on Jewish man

During Times Square anti-Semitic gang attack, Jewish man was punched, kicked, hit with his own crutches and pepper sprayed.Dan Verbin, Canada, 25/06/2021 22:02
Pittsburgh Jewish org issues warning after multiple attacks

Pittsburgh Jewish org issues warning after multiple attacks

After string of attacks against local Orthodox Jews in June, including a serious hospitalization, local Federation warns Jews to be careful.Dan Verbin, 23/06/2021 22:18
Hate crime in LA: Jewish child punched on Melrose Avenue

Hate crime in LA: Jewish child punched on Melrose Avenue

After assailant is arrested, another man comes to his defense and threatens to kill the boy's entire family.Dan Verbin, 16/06/2021 14:54
Brooklyn Jewish man robbed, has kippah stolen by three men on motorcycles

Brooklyn Jewish man robbed, has kippah stolen by three men on motorcycles

Hate crime victim accosted in Williamsburg by anti-Semitic bikers who demand his money, then steal his kippah before riding off.Dan Verbin, 14/06/2021 16:37
Two French Jewish communities and mayor receive death threats

Two French Jewish communities and mayor receive death threats

Letters sent to mayor and Jewish communities in southern France threatens terror attack against synagogues.Dan Verbin, Canada, 11/06/2021 23:19
Jewish man threatened with anti-Semitic slurs outside NYC yeshiva

Jewish man threatened with anti-Semitic slurs outside NYC yeshiva

Suspect caught on video being sought by NYPD for aggravated harassment, NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force investigating.Dan Verbin, 11/06/2021 17:56
Man violently trashes Flatbush, NY kosher restaurant, assaults Jews

Man violently trashes Flatbush, NY kosher restaurant, assaults Jews

As he is being held down outside kosher restaurant until police arrive, man says that he doesn't like Jewish people.Dan Verbin, 10/06/2021 18:03
Canada: Four members of Muslim family killed in 'hate crime' attack

Canada: Four members of Muslim family killed in 'hate crime' attack

Canadian police, President Tradeau claiming a hit-and-run attack killing 4 members of the same family Sunday was premeditated hate crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 09:43
Three men indicted on 64 counts for Brooklyn anti-Semitic crimes

Three men indicted on 64 counts for Brooklyn anti-Semitic crimes

Men accused of physically assaulting two Jewish teens before harassing and spitting at members of a synagogue.Dan Verbin, 08/06/2021 22:16
Young Jewish Boys in LA attacked with paintballs on Shabbat

Young Jewish Boys in LA attacked with paintballs on Shabbat

While walking home from services, car drives up and shoots paintballs at them, hitting 11 year-old boy in the chest.Dan Verbin, 02/06/2021 17:59
NY state senator urges passage of his anti-Semitism bill

NY state senator urges passage of his anti-Semitism bill

Senator Joseph Griffo says that his legislation would offer additional protections against anti-Semitic attacks.Dan Verbin, Canada, 28/05/2021 23:00
Florida Holocaust Museum graffiti a hate crime, say police

Florida Holocaust Museum graffiti a hate crime, say police

State's Holocaust museum defaced with anti-Semitic slur and swastikas between Wednesday night and Thursday morning.Dan Verbin, 27/05/2021 21:24
Jewish EMT from NYC beaten in Las Vegas by Palestinian man

Jewish EMT from NYC beaten in Las Vegas by Palestinian man

In anti-Jewish hate crime, Jewish man on vacation accosted by man "from Palestine" who shoves his face, causing him to hit his head.Dan Verbin, 27/05/2021 18:16
67-year old Jewish man punched in the face in front of Brooklyn synagogue

67-year old Jewish man punched in the face in front of Brooklyn synagogue

20-year old attacker also yells anti-Semitic insults, arrested nearby, charged with hate crime assault.Dan Verbin, 26/05/2021 16:36
Vandal who wrote “Free Palestine” on multiple Flatbush construction sites arrested

Vandal who wrote “Free Palestine” on multiple Flatbush construction sites arrested

Older woman apprehended for hate graffiti spree through heavily Jewish area of Brooklyn.Dan Verbin, 24/05/2021 21:43
Two men arrested for possible hate crime against Montreal Jews

Two men arrested for possible hate crime against Montreal Jews

Police make arrests after men observed driving around threatening Jewish residents, hate crime unit investigating.Dan Verbin, 20/05/2021 15:46
Pro-Palestinian activists vandalize Illinois synagogue

Pro-Palestinian activists vandalize Illinois synagogue

Damage to synagogue in Skokie being investigated as a hate crime. Two suspects caught on camera.Dan Verbin, 20/05/2021 14:45
Two men arrested in connection with attack of rabbi near London

Two men arrested in connection with attack of rabbi near London

The suspects, aged 18 and 25, arrested in connection with what police described as "a religiously aggravated assault".Elad Benari, 20/05/2021 05:33
Maine college defaced with anti-Israel hate graffiti

Maine college defaced with anti-Israel hate graffiti

Graffiti and flyers being treated as potential hate crime triggering state investigation.Dan Verbin, 12/05/2021 21:51
Sacramento woman suing BLM for posting 'fake hate messages'

Sacramento woman suing BLM for posting 'fake hate messages'

Texas woman suing BLM for thousands of dollars in a libel lawsuit after organization posts 'hate messages' originating from her account.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/05/2021 14:28
After Efraim Gordon's murder, are Jews still safe in America?

After Efraim Gordon's murder, are Jews still safe in America?

Hashtag #JusticeForEfraim is now trending on Twitter, but American Jewish activists worry that the story will get lost in the news cycle.Dan Verbin, 07/05/2021 18:52
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