San Francisco Tries New Tactics To Reverse A Spike In Hate CrimesHate crimes have seen a major spike in San Francisco, the number of reported incidents has gone up about 28 percent since 2015, police said.
Alameda County DA Activates Hotline Due To Post-Election Hate CrimesThe Alameda County District Attorney’s office activated a telephone hotline on Tuesday for reporting hate-related crimes.
Newsom Meets With San Francisco Students Fearful After ElectionCalifornia Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom and San Francisco school officials Monday met with high school students to talk about their fears in the climate of increased hate crimes and attacks on immigrants following the recent presidential election.
San Francisco DA Launches Hotline Amid Post-Election Hate CrimesFollowing the election, there has been an uptick in hate crimes in the Bay Area and nationwide. District Attorney George Gascon has launched a hotline.
Campus Racism Documented On SJSU Campus 2-Years AgoTwo years before recent hate-crime allegations as San Jose State University, African-American students had reported incidents of racist treatment on campus to administrators in a study that was never published.
Local Lawmakers Urge Congress To Track Hate Crimes Against Sikhs, Hindus And Arab-AmericansA 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.
San Francisco Police Seek 3 Suspects In Hate Crime AttacksSan 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.
Union City Catholic Church Vandalized On Ash WednesdayParishioners at a Catholic church in Union City were disturbed to find their church vandalized with satanic symbols on Ash Wednesday.
Santa Clara County Immigrants Urged To Report Hate Crimes Without FearThe Mexican Consulate in San Jose was the backdrop for a news conference this week, where members of county law enforcement agencies urged members of immigrant communities who have been victimized are being urged to come forward.
Man Jailed In San Francisco Assault On Mixed-Race CoupleA man is being held on $500,000 bail after pleading not guilty to hate crime charges in an attack on a mixed-race couple near a farmer’s market at San Francisco’s Civic Center.
UC Berkeley Tallies Rise in Hate CrimesAccording to the university's latest annual security report, compiled by campus police, there were three times as many hate crimes reported in 2010, compared with figures from 2009.