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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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Bowie, MD
The letters 'KKK' and 'NM' were etched into the driveway of a Jamaican resident.
Vandalism
06/30/2003
Madison, WI
Kasey Bieri, 22, and Matthew Genack were charged with disorderly conduct as a hate crime after Bieri allegedly spit on an interracial couple and Genack tried to provoke a fight.
Harassment
06/30/2003
New York City, NY
Anti-Semitic remarks were written on a car.
Vandalism
06/28/2003
Naples, FL
John G. Brentlinger, 33, was sentenced to five years in prison for attacking a black teenager two years ago.
Legal Developments
06/26/2003
Hardinsburg, KY
Josh Cottrell, 22, was charged with murder, robbery, tampering with physical evidence and being a persistent felon after allegedly murdering a gay man.
Murder
06/26/2003
Deptford, NJ
Racist and anti-Semitic graffiti was spray-painted in an area near a playground.
Vandalism
06/26/2003
Wilmington, NC
Leaflets from the neo-Nazi National Alliance were distributed throughout a neighborhood.
Leafletting
06/23/2003
Wilmington, NC
Fliers from the neo-Nazi group the National Alliance were distributed throughout a neighborhood.
Leafletting
06/23/2003
Vancouver, WA
Kevin Lee Haynie, 22, and Dennis James Barker, 24, were arrested on suspicion of malicious harassment after allegedly beating a homeless man and calling him anti-gay epithets.
Assault
06/23/2003
Salem, OR
A 12-year-old boy allegedly called an Arab youngster a terrorist and punched him in the face.
Assault
06/22/2003