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Bias Attack

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Investigate UES Attack On Jewish Couple As Possible Hate Crime

The NYPD’s Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an alleged attack on a Jewish couple on the Upper East Side.

08/26/2014

A police sketch of a suspect sought in a bias attack against a gay couple in Manhattan. (credit: NYPD)

Victims Talk About Anti-Gay Attack In Village Subway Station

The search continued Thursday night for the suspect wanted in connection with a bias attack against a gay couple in a subway stop in Greenwich Village.

03/06/2014

No. 7 Train Bias Attack Suspect

Police: Suspect Made Anti-Mexican Remarks In Attack On Man On No. 7 Train

Police on Wednesday were asking the public to assist in the search for a suspect who attacked a man on a No. 7 train in Queens while yelling anti-Mexican statements.

02/26/2014

Randy Gener (credit: Facebook)

Suspect Arrested In Beating Of Journalist Randy Gener

Leighton Jennings, 24, of Queens was arrested Wednesday and is charged with second-degree assault.

01/29/2014

A sketch of a man wanted in connection with the attack on an openly gay journalist in midtown Manhattan earlier this month. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Releases Sketch Of Suspect Wanted In Beating Of Journalist Randy Gener

Randy Gener, 45, was attacked near West 54th Street and Seventh Avenue in the early hours of Jan. 17, police said.

01/27/2014

Randy Gener (credit: Facebook)

Cops Investigate Beating Of Journalist Randy Gener As Possible Hate Crime

Family and friends of an openly gay journalist savagely beaten in Midtown will hold a vigil Sunday night and are asking for the public’s help to track down his attacker.

01/26/2014

Assemblyman David Weprin (credit: Flickr/David Weprin)

Assemblyman Weprin Leads Rally Against Bias Attacks Targeting Sikhs

In the wake of a suspected bias attack on a Columbia University professor earlier this month, state Assemblyman David Weprin (D-Queens) joined members of the Sikh Cultural Society Sunday in a rally against hate crimes.

09/29/2013

Prabhjot Singh (credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigating Possible Bias Attack On Columbia Professor

Prabhjot Singh, who is Sikh, was approached by a group of 15 to 20 young men on bicycles making anti-Muslim statements, police said.

09/23/2013

Harlem Bias Attack Suspect

Cops: Suspect Punched Man After Making Racial Comments On Harlem Bus

Police on Monday were searching for a man who allegedly made statements of racial bias before attacking a man on a bus in Harlem late last month.

09/09/2013

Sketches of two suspects police say are wanted in an anti-gay bias attack in Chelsea. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Sketches Of Suspects Wanted For Attacking Gay Couple In Chelsea

It happened early Wednesday morning in the area of West 25 Street and 9 Avenue shortly after Peter Notman and Michael Felenchak left the Chelsea Bowtie Cinemas.

08/16/2013

Suffolk County Anti-Gay Attack Suspects

4 Charged In Alleged Anti-Gay Attack In Suffolk County

Four young men were charged Monday in an alleged anti-gay attack on Long Island that left one of the victims seriously injured.

07/22/2013

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn marches in the Queens Pride Parade, June 2, 2013. (credit: Christine Quinn Twitter)

Quinn Announces Free Self Defense Classes Following Spike In Anti-Gay Attacks

Gay pride was on full display at the 21st annual Queens Pride Parade.

06/02/2013

Saint Peter's Prep School. (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Racist Text Messages Sent To N.J. Student Running For Council President

Michah Onditi, 16, received a slew of racist text messages warning him to drop out of the race for student council president at St. Peter’s Preparatory School because he is black, police said.

05/31/2013

Kevin Kiadii. (Photo: CBS 2)

Apparent Anti-Gay Attack In Prospect Park Continues Troubling Trend In NYC

Kevin Kiadii is a 25-year-old freelance make-up artist. He said it’s a relief arrests were made, and that he wasn’t more seriously hurt.

05/31/2013

March Against Anti-Gay Violence

An Angry Community Rallies In Response To String Of Anti-Gay Attacks

A community is rallying against hate, and police are increasing patrols in some neighborhoods – in the wake of five anti-gay attacks in the past two weeks.

05/20/2013

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