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.
Search returned 3884 results.
Charles Robert 'Junior' Barefoot, leader of the Nation's Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, was sentenced to 27 months in prison for federal firearms violations.
A racial slur targeting blacks was spray-painted on a road.
Racist messages targeting black people were spray-painted on the facade of a building.
Swastikas were painted on a school.
Cards from the neo-Nazi National Alliance were placed on cars parked near the residence of an openly homosexual civil rights activist.
Tinley Park, IL
Racial epithets were scratched on the side of a black family's van.
Matthew Beaudin, 21, was arrested on suspicion of battery, making criminal threats and committing a hate crime after he allegedly shoved a transgendered woman to the ground.
A 16-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl were taken into custody for allegedly spray-painting a racial epithet on a garage.
Racial epithets and obscenities were spray-painted on the garage of an interracial couple's home.
A black restaurateur received threatening phone calls and found hateful graffiti on the windows and signs of his restaurant. A swastika was also scratched on a wooden sign on the side of the building.