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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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Brattleboro, VT
Racist literature was distributed throughout a neighborhood.
Leafletting
07/24/2003
College Park, MD
A wooden cross was burned at an Islamic school in what authorities are calling a hate crime.
Cross Burnings
07/23/2003
Troy, NY
A racial epithet and swastika were painted onto a wall of a building.
Vandalism
07/23/2003
Poway, CA
The home of a mixed-race couple was vandalized and racial slurs were spray-painted on the walls.
Vandalism
07/22/2003
Warren, OH
A cross was burned in front of an apartment building in a racially mixed neighborhood.
Cross Burnings
07/20/2003
Norwich, NY
Joseph D. Tidernecel, 20, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief and committing a hate crime for allegedly vandalizing a Jewish center.
Vandalism
07/19/2003
Woodhaven, NY
Anti-Semitic and anti-gay statements were spray-painted on the windows of a restaurant.
Vandalism
07/18/2003
Palo Alto, CA
Swastikas and Stars of David were found etched into wooden picnic tables and spray-painted on aluminum tables in a community.
Vandalism
07/16/2003
Albany, NY
Swastikas were drawn on several apartment doors at a senior citizen living center.
Vandalism
07/16/2003
Palo Alto, CA
Swastikas were spray-painted and carved into tables and benches in a local park.
Vandalism
07/15/2003