Novato Man Attacked With Bear Spray; Suspect Facing Hate Crime ChargeA man has been arrested on suspicion of spraying a man with bear repellant spray as a hate crime in Novato earlier this month, police said.
Martinez Couple Accused Of Defacing Black Lives Matter Mural Plead Not Guilty To Hate Crime ChargeA couple accused of painting over a large Black Lives Matter mural on a downtown Martinez street pleaded not guilty Tuesday to hate crime and other misdemeanor charges filed against them.
Alleged Martinez Black Lives Matter Mural Vandals Charged With Hate CrimeThe Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday it would be charging the man and woman caught on camera vandalizing the Black Lives Matter mural on July 4 with multiple misdemeanors including a hate-crime charge.
800+ Hate Crimes Against Asians in California Reported in Past 3 MonthsMore than 800 anti-Asian American hate incidents related to COVID-19 were reported across in California over the three months between March and June, according to advocacy groups that compile the data.
San Jose Man Charged With Hate Crime Assault in Santa CruzA 32-year-old San Jose man was arrested Sunday in Santa Cruz as a suspect in an assault outside a motel on a man from Jamaica that is being investigated as a hate crime.
Police Search For Vandal Who Smashed Oakland LGBTQ Community Center WindowsA man smashed several windows at the Oakland LGBTQ Community Center Saturday before fleeing on a bicycle, authorities said.
Union City Officer Cleans Up Car Spray Painted With Racist GrafittiThe racist graffiti and profanity spray painted all over a car in Union City is gone thanks to an officer investigating this case of vehicle vandalism as a hate crime, but the stain remains.
Racist Graffiti Found On Car In Union City, Hate Crime Investigation LaunchedAuthorities in Union City have launched a hate crime investigation after a vehicle was vandalized with racist graffiti over the weekend.
Authorities: Suspected Noose In Rohnert Park Was Kids' Rope Swing Placed Months BeforePublic safety officials in Rohnert Park withdrew their assertion that officers found a "noose" on a rope dangling from a tree in the city Thursday morning.
Authorities Investigate 'Noose' Found Hanging From Tree In Rohnert ParkPublic safety officials in Rohnert Park said officers found a "noose" on a rope dangling from a tree in the city Thursday morning, the second found in the Bay Area in less the six hours.
Oakland Police Investigating Effigy Found Hanging By Lake Merritt As Hate CrimePolice in Oakland confirmed on Thursday afternoon that they are investigating an effigy found hanging from a tree near Lake Merritt with an American flag as a hate crime.