MTA Buses Removed From Service After Racist Graffiti Discovered, Police SayPictures posted on social media showed the racist messages targeting black people scrawled on the B-13 bus in Brooklyn.
Despite City's Positive Outlook On Crime Numbers, NYPD Reports Murders & Rapes Soaring In 2019The NYPD and Mayor de Blasio have boasted about a continued drop in crime citywide, but a closer look at those numbers finds a disturbing trend being masked by an overall lower crime rate.
Police Make Arrest In African Burial Ground VandalismPolice say the man accused of scrawling a racial slur on the African Burial Ground National Monument in Manhattan has been arrested.
New Stats Show Hate Crimes On The Rise In NYCThe NYPD released its latest crime statistics on Wednesday, and they show a disturbing increase. While overall crime is down, bias attacks are on the rise.
Police: Vandals Spray Paint Satanic Graffiti On 3 Suffolk County ChurchesShaw Temple A.M.E. Zion Church on Albany Avenue, Zion Gospel Church on Warren Street and Amityville Full Gospel Tabernacle on Brefni Street in Amityville were all targeted.
NYPD Pledges To Step Up Security To Combat Rise In Hate CrimesWith Passover just a few weeks away, the city's top cops says they will be stepping up security outside synagogues and Jewish Community Centers.
Cuomo Announces New Measures To Protect Minorities From Hate Crimes, Anti-SemitismThe governor said Thursday that he wants lawmakers to approve $25 million to help religious schools hire security and install cameras and alarms to prevent vandalism and other crimes.
Suffolk County Officials Urge All To Speak Out Against Hate Crimes, BigotryA regional increase in hate crimes since Election Day has officials in Suffolk County calling attention to the problem and urging all to speak out against bigotry.
Facing Increased Threats, Muslim Women Learn Self-DefenseMany Muslim woman are on alert after increasing attacks against them, and some are so fearful they are taking steps to defend themselves.
Nassau County Police Dealing With Frightening Hate Crime TrendAuthorities responded to Nassau County Community College Friday evening after a student notified security that he discovered multiple swastikas along with the words "Germany" and "Heil Hitler" drawn with a black marker inside a men's restroom.
Police Release Sketch Of Man Connected To Assault Of Muslim MTA EmployeeThe assault took place Monday morning as the victim was heading to work on the 7 train and comes on the same day Mayor Bill de Blasio decried the alleged weekend harassment of a Muslim NYPD officer.
Muslim NYPD Officer Speaks Out After Alleged Bias IncidentOfficer Aml Elsokary said in a press conference Monday that crimes like this will not be tolerated.