Hate crime laws in the United States - Wikipedia

Says," breathlessly focusing on less than 5% of all hate crimes, which in turn is far less than 1% of all crimes (I guess the other crimes, including rape and murder not motivated by bigotry, don't count).

Ninety-five percent of hate crimes were against other groups, especially Jews.

The FBI data on hate crimes is available from 1996 onward. See Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Department of Justice, Uniform Crime Reports: UCR Publications,


Hate crimes against Muslims are on the rise in ..

Ninety-five percent of hate crimes were against other groups, especially Jews.

Not a day passes without a story about a young Muslim child being told that Donald Trump hates Muslims, so now their lives will be full of discrimination and hatred.


Hate Crimes Videos at ABC News Video Archive at abcnews…

A British man has been convicted of attempted murder for running over a Muslim woman in a hate crime he saw as revenge for Islamic extremist attacks

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However, there are hate crimes committed by Muslims against other Americans, as the victims of the San Bernardino shootings, the Fort Hood shootings, the Boston Marathon bombings, the more recent Cascade Mall shooting, and more.

13/11/2017 · For the first time in over a decade, hate crimes have risen in America two years in a row.

Under the current Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program led by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), only 3% percent of all hate crimes are documented through the UCR Program. In 2012, the UCR reported 7,713 victims of hate crimes, whereas, the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) reported on average 259,700 hate crimes a year from 2007-2011. The 34 fold gap in documenting hate crimes reveals systemic flaws that result in the government failing to devote adequate resources: to train police officers in properly identifying bias indicators in crime, and to protect particularly vulnerable communities from hate crimes.

Hate Crime Training for Police Is Often Inadequate, Sometimes Nonexistent Only a fraction of bias crimes ever get reported. Fewer still get successfully prosecuted.

The SPLC, which tracks hate crimes, says it has logged more than 200 complaints since the election, and while it could not provide a figure for the average number of complaints it takes in each day, Cohen assured that the number is much larger than what is typical. Anti-black and anti-immigrant incidents are generating the highest numbers followed by anti-Muslim incidents, Cohen said. Part of the reason it is happening is that hate group leaders are encouraging members to intimidate people, according to Cohen.

Nov 10, 2016 · 'Make America White Again': Hate speech and crimes post-election. By Holly Yan, Kristina Sgueglia and Kylie Walker, …

Members of the public who witness or are victimized by hate harassment are advised to contact police, the , or other organizations that advocate against hate crimes.