Mexican Immigrant

NY Teen Gets 6 Years In Beating Of Immigrant

The April 5 assault on Rodolfo Olmedo was the first of a series of suspected anti-Hispanic bias attacks in the borough’s Port Richmond section.

01/06/2011

Edgar Morales (credit: CBS 2)

Court: NY Terror Law Misapplied In Noted Gang Case

The Bronx District Attorney’s office said it was reviewing the ruling. A lawyer for Edgar Morales said he felt vindicated.

11/11/2010

Christian Vasquez (credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Bias Attack Suspect

Prosecutors said charges against a 17-year-old, accused of a bias attack on Staten Island, are being dropped because the incident was a fight over marijuana and not a hate crime.

09/14/2010

Christian Vasquez

Suspect Arrested in S.I. Bias Attack Charged As Adult

The teen initially arrested as a juvenile in a suspected Staten Island hate crime attack on Christian Vasquez, was charged Friday as an adult, prosecutors said.

1010 WINS–08/06/2010

sibiasinvestigation

NYPD Stepping Up Patrols After S.I. Hate Crime Spike

NEW YORK (AP) — Police on Tuesday were increasing patrols and opening up a temporary command post on a Staten Island street corner after 10 suspected hate crimes on Mexican men, and are encouraging anyone […]

CBS 2–07/27/2010