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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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Boston, MA
Three men were arrested for allegedly hog-tying, beating and stabbing a pizza delivery man because they mistakenly believed he was Muslim.
Assault
06/21/2003
San Jose, CA
Edward Crutchfield, 47, was arrested on suspicion of a hate crime and making criminal threats, along with other charges for allegedly yelling racial slurs at his neighbors.
Harassment
06/20/2003
West Palm Beach, FL
Jeffrey Schlosberg, a 35-year-old mentally ill white man, was sentenced to four months in jail and placed on 20 years of probation with mandatory counseling for using his car to run down a black man because of the man's race.
Legal Developments
06/18/2003
Kirkwood, MO
Ronald L. Murray, was charged with attempted murder and aggravated assault for beating a gay man.
Assault
06/18/2003
Dunn, NC
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.
Legal Developments
06/18/2003
Wilton, CT
A racial slur targeting blacks was spray-painted on a road.
Vandalism
06/15/2003
Flatbush, NY
Racist messages targeting black people were spray-painted on the facade of a building.
Vandalism
06/15/2003
Maspeth, NY
Swastikas were painted on a school.
Vandalism
06/15/2003
Frederick, MD
Cards from the neo-Nazi National Alliance were placed on cars parked near the residence of an openly homosexual civil rights activist.
Leafletting
06/14/2003
Tinley Park, IL
Racial epithets were scratched on the side of a black family's van.
Vandalism
06/13/2003