UPDATE: Congress OKs Bill to Fight Hate Crimes Against Asian AmericansCongress approved legislation Tuesday intended to curtail a striking rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, sending President Joe Biden a bipartisan denunciation of the spate of brutal attacks that have proliferated during coronavirus pandemic.
Asian American Attacks: 'It's In My Eyes, On My Lips;' Two Victims Spit On While In Traffic In Oakland and San FranciscoTwo different Asian American victims say they were spit on while sitting in traffic in Oakland and San Francisco this past week, and the disturbing moments were caught on dash cam videos.
Survey Finds Many Unaware Of Surge In Hate Crimes Against Asian AmericansA first of its kind survey from the newly formed group Leading Asian Americans to Unite for Change or LAAUNCH has found that Asian Americans are still largely invisible in society, despite their contributions and history in this country.
Asian American Attacks: Local FBI Agents Encourage Oakland Victims to Step ForwardOn the heels of a public campaign encouraging victims of hate crimes to come forward and report them, the FBI on Thursday focused efforts in Oakland.
Bystanders Help Nab Suspect Who Beat, Robbed Elderly Asian Woman Near San Francisco Japantown Two bystanders jumped into action near San Francisco's Japantown, cornered the suspect who beat and assaulted an elderly Asian woman Tuesday morning.
Asian American Attacks: Parolee Arrested After Beating, Robbing Elderly Asian Woman Near San Francisco's JapantownPolice in San Francisco on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of a parolee who beat and robbed an elderly Asian woman near Japantown late Tuesday morning.
11-Year-Old, 17-Year-Old Arrested In Attack On Elderly Asian Man In San LeandroAn 11-year-old boy and a 17-year-old were arrested Wednesday in connection with an attack and robbery of an elderly Asian man in San Leandro.
Caught On Camera: Video Shows Man Defacing San Francisco Murals Dedicated To Asian CultureThe already struggling San Francisco Chinatown business community is taking another hit. Murals dedicated to celebrating Asian cultures have been vandalized twice within a month's time.
VIDEO: Elderly Asian American Man Assaulted, Robbed In San LeandroAn elderly Asian American man was assaulted and robbed over the weekend in a brazen attack in his San Leandro neighborhood that was recorded on surveillance video, authorities said.
VIDEO: Asian Couple Robbed, Dragged By Car in OaklandNew video has emerged showing an Asian couple robbed in broad daylight in an Oakland parking lot. It happened at Restaurant Depot located at 400 High Street last Monday around 6 pm.
UPDATE: San Francisco Man Charged With Stabbing 2 Asian Women Pleads Not Guilty, Denied BailA man charged in the brutal stabbing of older two Asian women at a bus stop on San Francisco's Market Street last week pleaded not guilty and was denied bail Monday.
Rapping Senior Citizen Dancers Beat Back Asian Hate in San Francisco ChinatownA group of senior citizens in San Francisco's Chinatown are making their own moves against Asian hate crimes with a new rap that's mostly in Cantonese.
New Video Links San Francisco Mission Bay Beating Suspect To Second Asian American AssaultNew surveillance video obtained by KPIX 5 shows a suspect hitting a man from behind on a San Francisco sidewalk on April 29 around 1 p.m. The victim, a 61-year-old Asian man and Pleasanton resident, says he was on his way to work when he was attacked.
New Poll Shows Nearly Three-Quarters of California Asians Fear Being Victims of ViolenceAsian Americans, more than any other ethnic group in California, are fearful about being victims of violence, according to a new poll released Friday.
Asian American Attacks: San Francisco Man Accused in Brutal Stabbing Charged With Attempted MurderA man accused of stabbing two elderly Asian women in downtown San Francisco on Tuesday was charged with two counts of attempted murder along with elder abuse and assault with a deadly weapon, San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin said Friday.