Hate Crime

Gornell Roman has been charged with assault as a hate crime. (credit: NYPD)

Man Arrested In Alleged Anti-Gay Attack In The East Village

Gornell Roman was charged Wednesday with assault and aggravated harassment, both as hate crimes, police said.

05/22/2013

Police said Dan Contarino was attacked in the East Villageon May 20, 2013, jist the latest victim in a long line of recent attacks on gays in New York City. (Photo: CBS 2)

Victim Describes Horror Of Monday Night’s Anti-Gay Attack In The East Village

The incident happened around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday. Police said a gay couple, ages 41 and 42, were walking on Broadway near Prince Street when two men began yelling anti-gay slurs.

05/21/2013

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

Men Gay Bashed Near 33rd Street PATH Station (Port Authority Police)

Police Make Arrests In Gay Bashing Near 33rd Street PATH Station

The incident occurred just days after another gay couple was beaten near Madison Square Garden following a New York Knicks playoff game on May 5.

05/10/2013

Swastika, 666 graffiti spray painted on New Hope Memorial Baptist Church van. (credit: New Hope Memorial Baptist Church)

Vandalized NJ Church Spray Painted With Swastikas

Authorities in Elizabeth, N.J. are investigating a possible hate crime after vandals hit the New Hope Memorial Baptist Church daycare building and two church vans with graffiti.

05/09/2013

Nick Porto speaks exclusively to CBS 2's John Slattery (CBS 2)

Victim Of Possible Bias Attack In Midtown Speaks Out

Investigators are looking for four men who allegedly yelled anti-gay remarks at two men who were walking near Madison Square Garden.

05/07/2013

Nick Porto, Kevin Atkins

Attack On Gay Couple Near Madison Square Garden Investigated As Hate Crime

Police have launched a hate crime investigation, following a broad daylight attack on a gay couple this past weekend on busy Eighth Avenue just steps from Madison Square Garden.

05/06/2013

Burned Mezuzah In Brooklyn

Jewish Religious Objects Found Burned On Holocaust Remembrance Day

Public Advocate Bill de Blasio said Monday that he believes the burning of mezuzot in South Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on Holocaust Remembrance Day was a hate crime.

04/08/2013

Gavel (Credit: Clipart)

N.J. White Supremacist Guilty In Attack On Middle Eastern Men

A reputed member of a white supremacist pleaded guilty to hate crime charges Tuesday, after be beat two Middle Eastern men in New Jersey.

04/02/2013

Sketches of two of six suspects who police say are wanted in a hate crime attack. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: 6 Suspects Wanted For Subway Hate-Crime Assault

The attack happened around 6 p.m. Monday after the victim boarded a downtown No. 2 train at 125th Street, police said.

02/22/2013

Jabbar Campbell (L) and his attorney Herb Subin (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Attorney: Brooklyn Man Hosting Party Beaten By Cops In Bias Incident

Jabbar Campbell’s attorney claims the officers illegally searched his client’s home. The police complaint against Campbell said he resisted arrest and was in possession of marijuana and ecstasy at the time of the incident.

01/17/2013

Erika Menendez Perp Walk (credit: CBS 2)

Subway Push Suspect Ordered To Undergo Psychiatric Evaluation As She’s Held Without Bail

Judge Gia Morris ordered Erika Menendez, 31, held without bail and be given a mental health exam. Menendez was arraigned Saturday night on a charge of second degree murder as a hate crime.

12/30/2012

Handcuff (credit: clipart.com)

Suspect Charged With Hurling Anti-Gay Slur, Using Taser On Man In Queens

A man has been charged with a hate crime in connection to an attack in Ridgewood, Queens, in which he allegedly shocked another man with a Taser while calling him an anti-gay slur.

CBS New York–10/23/2012

(credit: NYPD)

Police: Bronx Man Charged With Assault In McDonald’s Hate Crime Slashing

Police said 44-year-old Keith Patron made anti-gay slurs before taking out a razor blade and slashing a man on the elbow, face, back and neck.

09/25/2012

(credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Makes Anti-Gay Remarks, Slashes Victim At Notorious Manhattan McDonald’s

The incident occurred around 7 p.m. Wednesday inside the McDonald’s on West 3rd Street and Sixth Avenue in the West Village.

09/21/2012

more

previous