Hate Crimes News
Stabbing suspect came to New York to 'target black males,' say police
The fatal stabbing of a 66-year-old man in New York City Monday night is being investigated as a bias crime , according to police. Authorities today identified the suspect as James Harris Jackson, 28, of Maryland. He is in custody and has been charged with murder, police said. Jackson has not yet
NYPD arrest Manhattan hate crime stabbing suspect
Police say they believe a 28-year-old suspect from Maryland traveled to New York City to attack and kill black people.
Iowa mosque gets threatening note calling Muslims 'vile'
FBI agents have met with leaders of an Iowa mosque about a threatening note it received in the mail
LGBT community worries about hate crime prosecutions
During the waning days of President Barack Obama's administration, supporters of LGBT rights hailed the first federal hate crime conviction for the killing of a transgender woman in Mississippi
A look at hate crimes cases and convictions by state
A look at hate crimes cases and convictions by state under a 2009 federal law
US Muslims and Jews strengthen bonds amid acts of bigotry
Alliances between American Jews and Muslims have strengthened dramatically in response to the surge in bigoted rhetoric and harassment since the presidential election
Charles Manson murders: Who unexpectedly found key evidence?
Evidence found in 1969 was used to help solve the murders of actress Sharon Tate and four others.
Police reviewing possible links involving mosque burglaries
Authorities are trying to determine whether burglaries at two Alabama mosques might be linked to a similar case in Virginia
Man charged with hate crime in anti-Muslim attack
Federal prosecutors have added a hate crime charge against a Pennsylvania man already awaiting trial on state charges he used anti-Muslim slurs and physically attacked another man while drunk at a restaurant