Hate Crimes News
Police: Random racist violence ends in death of black man
A white Army veteran accused of randomly killing a black man on the streets of New York with a sword has been charged with murder as a hate crime
The Latest: Hate killing suspect's kin 'shocked, horrified'
Relatives of a white Army veteran accused of killing a black stranger in a racial attack say they're "shocked, horrified and heartbroken."
Israeli-American man arrested in connection to bomb threats against Jewish centers
A 19-year-old Jewish man who is an Israeli-American dual citizen was arrested early this morning in Israel in connection with a series of bomb threats made against Jewish community centers and Jewish schools in the United States and other countries, police and sources told ABC News. The suspect's
The Latest: Jewish leaders welcome arrest of threat suspect
Jewish community leaders in Florida have expressed relief that a suspect has been arrested in the wave of bomb threats against Jewish targets across the United States in recent weeks but said it was unclear whether he was the sole perpetrator
Army veteran suspected in stabbing went to New York to 'target black males,' say police
The fatal stabbing of a 66-year-old man in New York City on Monday night is being investigated as a bias crime , according to police. Authorities today identified the suspect as James Harris Jackson, 28, of Maryland, an Army veteran who'd served in Afghanistan. Aubry said that Jackson has a
Police: White sword killer went to NY to attack black people
Police say a white man accused of stabbing a black man to death with a sword in New York told investigators he traveled to the media capital of the world to make a statement and attack 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