Sonoma County authorities say a second person is in custody in an alleged hate crime attack on a gay man in a schoolyard.
A Sonoma County teen has been arrested on suspicion of committing a hate crime in an attack on a gay man in a schoolyard.
A bipartisan group of 109 members of Congress signed a letter on Wednesday urging that the FBI add new categories in its tracking of hate crimes.
Someone hung a large noose made of elastic tubing from a football goal post at Davis Senior High School last week, and now police are investigating if the act was meant as a hate crime or just a bad joke.
San Francisco police are asking the public’s help in finding three suspects believed to be responsible for two separate hate crime attacks in the city’s Castro and Hayes Valley neighborhoods in recent weeks.
Atul Lall reported to authorities and the press that he was the victim of a hate crime when he was badly beaten on Nov. 21, 2011.
Three Occupy Oakland protesters have been charged with robbery and hate crimes for an incident at a bank action on Feb. 22, police said.
Parishioners at a Catholic church in Union City were disturbed to find their church vandalized with satanic symbols on Ash Wednesday.
San Jose police are asking for the public’s help in solving a high-profile hate crime that happened late last year where a man was beaten in a Lucky Supermarket parking lot and called a “terrorist.”
A man was attacked and robbed near San Francisco State University early Wednesday morning in what investigators are treating as a hate crime, a police spokesman said.