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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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Schlater, MS
Hate graffiti was scrawled on the front door of a white resident who lives in a predominantly black neighborhood.
Vandalism
07/07/2003
Flushing, NY
Anti-Semitic slurs were scrawled on the front door of an apartment.
Vandalism
07/06/2003
Rock Hill, SC
A racist, threatening letter was left at a restaurant. The letter targeted the restaurant's former manager, who is black.
Threat
07/06/2003
Brookville, NY
A home rented by a Mexican couple was firebombed.
Bombing
07/04/2003
Deepwater, NY
Racial epithets were spray-painted on a black man's car.
Vandalism
07/04/2003
East Boston, MA
A lesbian couple was allegedly attacked by a group of teens.
Assault
07/03/2003
Eureka, CA
A swastika was burned in the sand at a local beach.
Vandalism
07/01/2003
Salisbury, NC
Three white 16-year-olds, Ty Gabriel Young, Dustin O'Neil Eller and Alstin Lee Vanderford, were charged with ethnic intimidation after one threw a cup of water at a black clerk at a fast food restaurant drive-through window.
Intimidation
07/01/2003
Beaumont, TX
Norman Lee Warden Jr., 59, was sentenced to 16 years in prison for setting a Pakistani man's gas pump ablaze.
Arson
07/01/2003
Vancouver, WA
Glenn Baynard Burns, 42, was sentenced to 17 months in prison for spitting in a black woman's face and slapping her while she was moving into his apartment complex.
Legal Developments
07/01/2003