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.
Hate Crime Investigation Opened After Ropes, One With Noose, Found In Trees At Oakland's Lake MerrittFive ropes with nooses that were found in trees around Oakland's Lake Merritt have been taken down and will be investigated as hate crimes, according to Oakland police and Mayor Libby Schaaf.
Santa Clara County DA Warns Hate Crimes Not Tolerated As Attacks Against Asians RiseThe Santa Clara County District Attorney's new PSA promises to prosecute those who commit coronavirus-related discrimination in a time when an alarming number of Asians and Asian Americans across the country are being yelled at, spit on and attacked.
Coronavirus: Leaders, Asian Community, Hollywood Call Out Anti-Asian Attacks, DiscriminationAs cases of COVID-19 grow at a rapid pace in the Bay Area, so has coronavirus-related discrimination against Asian Americans, but community leaders and even Hollywood are calling out to stop the hate.
Bay Area Website Launched to Document Anti-Asian Hate Crimes in Wake of COVID-19To combat hate crimes targeting Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders stemming from people's reaction to the coronavirus pandemic, a coalition of civil rights groups has set up a web page where victims can report such incidents
San Francisco Police Make 2nd Arrest In Racially Charged Bayview Recycling RobberyA second arrest has been made in connection to the racially charged recycling robbery of an older Asian man in San Francisco's Bayview district, police said Sunday.
San Francisco Police Announce Arrest In Racially Charged Bayview Recycling RobberySan Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott announced Thursday that officers have made an arrest in the recent robbery of an older Asian man of recycling he had collected in Bayview-Hunters Point.