Hate Crime

FILE - A child attends Eid al-Fitr prayers marking the day when Muslims worldwide celebrate the end of the fasting month of Ramadan (Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

NYPD Probing Hate Crime After Bacon Found At Staten Island Ramadan Site

Followers of Islam are forbidden to eat pork. Even before the bacon was located, someone left offensive messages on the organization’s website.

08/20/2012

Pierre and Rose Ulysse attend a court hearing in brooklyn for their son's attackers - Jul 13, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

2 Middle School Bullies Charged, Released In Case Of Anti-Gay Assault That Left Victim Blind In One Eye

Two teenage boys were charged Friday with assault as a hate crime, following a June 5th bullying incident that left their victim blind in one eye.

07/13/2012

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Police: Swastikas Found Painted On Fence In Holbrook

There were disturbing signs of hate discovered in Suffolk County on Monday. Swastikas were discovered on a fence and police believe the suspects were targeting Hispanics.

05/01/2012

Delmon Young #21 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait on February 28, 2012 at Joker Marchant Staduim in Lakeland, Florida. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Delmon Young Released On Bail Following Alleged Hate-Filled Rant In Midtown

Delmon Young is out of jail on Saturday morning, but he’s still facing serious trouble after allegedly taking part in a racially-charged fight outside his Midtown hotel.

04/28/2012

Dharun Ravi in court (credit: CBS 2)

Defense Rests In Rutgers Webcam Spying Case; Dharun Ravi Won’t Testify

Dharun Ravi appeared calm and confident, even flashing a smile, as his lawyer informed the judge of his decision Monday as he rested his case.

03/12/2012

Ernest Leak and Brooklyn District Attorney Joe Hynes  (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Brooklyn DA: Elderly Citizens Targeted In Brooklyn Real Estate Scam

One of the victims, an Air Force veteran and former New York City firefighter, said a scammer took his personal information and collected $351,000.

03/07/2012

Fordham University

Students Surprised By Racial Slurs Found On Fordham University Property

Fordham University is trying to get to the bottom of a series of alleged hate crimes. The most recent incident involved a racial slur discovered by a janitor in a bathroom in Goupil Hall on the Bronx campus.

03/05/2012

New York City Taxi (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

CT Banker Faces Assault Charge As Hate Crime After Cab Ride Home From Manhattan

When William Bryan Jennings, an executive with Morgan Stanley, hopped into a cab in Manhattan, he instructed the driver to take him to his home in Darien. But when they arrived, the cabbie set a very high price for the trip.

03/02/2012

Stanley Joseph (L), Qwesi Williams (R) (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Yeshiva Student Alleged Victim Of Hate Crime In Rockland

Four people are facing hate crime charges after allegedly targeting a man for a violent robbery in Rockland County because he was Jewish.

02/07/2012

(credit: NYC Park Advocates)

Worker Arrested After Noose Found At Bronx Parks Department Garage

Fariz Ahmemulic, 28, was arrested Wednesday and has been charged with aggravated harassment as a hate crime.

01/12/2012

Stephen Pratt (credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Arrest Made In Huntington Mosque Vandalism Incidents

Police on Long Island have arrested a man on a hate crime charge after they say he threw a glass bottle onto the driveway of a mosque.

01/12/2012

Menorah destroyed

Giant Menorah Destroyed On Long Island; Cops Asking For Public’s Help In Investigation

Burton Radish said he couldn’t believe what found on his front lawn on Tuesday morning. He was referring to what was left of a menorah that stood approximately 5 feet tall and 5 feet wide.

12/28/2011

(credit: NYC Park Advocates)

Doll Found Hanging With Noose At NYC Parks Department Garage

An employee found an African-American baby doll hanging with a chain noose around its neck at the department’s Bronx headquarters on Tuesday.

12/21/2011

Swastika painted on a library in Queens on Friday, Nov. 4, 2011 (Photo credit: Alex Florez)

Arrest Made In Queens Library, Synagogue, Church Swastikas Incident

Franco Rodriguez, 40, has been charged with graffiti as a hate crime for allegedly spray painting swastikas on a library, synagogue and church in Jackson Heights.

11/14/2011

Dreyfus Intermediate School in Stapleton (Photo credit: Staten Island Advance/Jan Somma-Hammel)

Another Child Accused Of Attacking Muslim Girl At Staten Island School

A 13-year-old girl has been arrested on charges she helped bully and attack a Muslim girl at their Staten Island middle school.

04/05/2011

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