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Hate Incidents

Incidents of apparent hate crimes and hate group activities listed here are drawn primarily from media sources. These incidents include only a fraction of the approximately 191,000 reported and unreported hate crimes that a 2005 government report estimated occur annually.

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Derby, KS
A cross was burned on the front yard of a Hispanic family's residence and a brick with a racial message written on it was thrown through one of the windows.
Cross Burnings
08/25/2003
Indianapolis, IN
About 50 members of the National Socialist Movement held a rally.
Rally
08/23/2003
Kings Park, NY
Anti-Semitic graffiti was spray-painted on the walls, doors and outdoor furniture at a Jewish center and a high school.
Vandalism
08/23/2003
Norristown, PA
Sidney Jackson, a 39-year-old mentally ill man, was charged with aggravated assault, civil assault and harassment for allegedly attacking a lesbian woman while yelling anti-gay slurs.
Assault
08/20/2003
Scottsbluff, NE
Flyers from the neo-Nazi National Alliance were distributed throughout a neighborhood.
Leafletting
08/18/2003
Central Islip, NY
David Humann, 18, was charged with second-degree menacing as a hate crime after he allegedly threatened two men and pulled a knife on one of them after he heard them speaking a foreign language at a gas station.
Harassment
08/17/2003
Omaha, NE
Flyers from the neo-Nazi National Alliance was distributed throughout the neighborhood.
Leafletting
08/16/2003
Washington, DC
Antoine Jacobs, 22, was charged with first-degree murder while armed, and hate and gender bias for allegedly killing a Hispanic man who dressed as a woman.
Murder
08/15/2003
Central Falls, RI
William J. Monroy, 21, was charged with committing a hate crime as a simple assault after he allegedly used racial epithets and assaulted a man who was dressed as a woman.
Assault
08/15/2003
Ann Arbor, MI
A swastika and obscene phrases and pictures were painted on the walls of a building belonging to a Jewish student group and on the sidewalk in front of the building.
Vandalism
08/14/2003