Hate crimes

Orthodox Jewish Man Beaten In Williamsburg In Latest Possible Hate CrimeA 65-year-old man was attacked around 11 p.m. across the street from his home near Wilson Street and Wythe Avenue.
CBS2 Exclusive: Brooklyn Resident Describes Paintball Attack, Incident Investigated As Possible Hate CrimeOn Saturday night, two Jewish teenagers reported being struck with paint at Morton Street and Juliana Place in Williamsburg, police said.
Brooklyn DA Announces Indictment In Alleged Anti-Gay ShootingThe charge is in connection with an attack last month on three gay men who were dressed in women's clothing and walking near Bushwick Avenue.
With Hate Crimes On The Rise, Brooklyn DA Launches New Unit The Brooklyn district attorney has created a hate crimes unit to deal with a rise in reported racially and religiously motivated attacks across the borough.
NYPD: Hate Crimes Against Muslims, Jews Up Due To Unrest OverseasSuspected hate crimes against Jewish and Muslim people are up following unrest overseas, according to the New York City police department.
Suspect Charged With Hate Crimes After Allegedly Hitting Sikh Man With TruckPolice have arrested a Long Island man, charging him with hate crimes for allegedly calling a Sikh man a terrorist before running him over.
NYPD Investigating Anti-Muslim Fliers In BensonhurstMuslim residents in a Brooklyn apartment complex are on edge after anti-Islamic fliers were posted there.
Rep. Israel Calls For Federal Hotline To Help Hate Crime VictimsLong Island U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday introduced legislation to set up a national toll-free telephone service, and a secure website, to attend to victims of hate crimes.
Suffolk County Reaches Agreement To Improve Hate Crime InvestigationsThe Suffolk County Police Department has reached a tentative agreement to enhance investigations of hate crimes and bias incidents, in the wake of federal scrutiny following the 2008 hate crime killing of an Ecuadorean immigrant.
Police: Menorah Found Vandalized On Long IslandPolice were searching Monday night for the vandals who damaged a menorah in Suffolk County.
Report: Hate Crimes Surge In Suffolk, New York CityThe report from the state Division of Criminal Justice Services obtained by Newsday shows the number of hate crimes rose 200 percent in Suffolk County from 2011 to 2012.
Report: Teens Hurled Racial Slurs In Brooklyn BeatingThree teenage boys and a 12-year-old girl were arrested in connection with an attack in Brooklyn last week, in which a published report said racial slurs were hurled by the alleged assailants.