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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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Portland, OR
A swastika was found etched into the sidewalk in front of a market.
Vandalism
11/21/2007
Corvallis, OR
Racist graffiti was written on a rock at the entrance of a high school and on a fence next to the school's softball field.
Vandalism
11/11/2007
Concordia, OR
Anti-Semitic graffiti was scrawled on three businesses and two homes.
Vandalism
09/28/2007
Sisters, OR
Swastikas and a white supremacist slogan were spray-painted in the town.
Vandalism
08/27/2007
Medford, OR
Shaun Patrick Temple, 21, and Kevin Kaleb Temple, 24, were charged with harassment, disorderly conduct, assault and intimidation after they allegedly shouted racial slurs and attacked two black teenagers.
Assault
08/22/2007
Corvallis, OR
Jesse J. Mason, 24, pleaded guilty to two counts of intimidation in the second degree after spitting at two men he believed were of Middle Eastern descent and later arriving at their homes yelling slurs and throwing lawn furniture.
Legal Developments
08/12/2007
Tigard, OR
Neo-Nazi leaflets were left in driveways in a neighborhood.
Leafletting
08/06/2007
Silverton, OR
A large swastika, a racial slur, and obscenities were painted on the top of a water tower.
Vandalism
07/27/2007
Salem, OR
Austin Chacon, 28, was charged with assault, intimidation and unlawful use of a weapon after he allegedly beat a black man.
Assault
07/10/2007
Klamath Falls, OR
Satanic messages and anarchy symbols were drawn inside a Catholic church.
Vandalism
07/06/2007