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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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West Hartford, CT
Michael Germain, 68, was charged with hate crimes, breach of peace and threatening after he allegedly threatened to punch a Muslin woman because of her ethnicity.
Monroe, CT
A group of four white teens in a car allegedly yelled racial slurs at a black man and threw a milkshake at him.
Danbury, CT
An anti-gay slur was written on a dry-erase board outside the dorm room of a West Connecticut State University student and a note with another anti-gay epithet was attached to her door.
Darien, CT
William Jennings, 47, was charged with assault, theft of services and intimidation based on race or bigotry after allegedly using racial slurs and threatening a cab driver during a dispute over a fare in December.
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Hartford, CT
Donald Vaccaro, 49, was charged with a hate crime, threatening, breach of peace and other crimes after he allegedly used a racial epithet against a bouncer at an Oscars party.
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