U.S. hate crimes rise for second straight year: FBI

November 13, 2017
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of hate crimes committed in the United States rose in 2016 for the second consecutive year, with African-Americans, Jews and Muslims targeted in many of the incidents, the FBI said on Monday in an annual report.


Related Videos

Wochit News -   ▶  00:43

Newsy Studio -   ▶  01:37


Recent related news

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI says hate crimes rose for the second straight year in 2016, with increases in attacks motivated by bias against blacks, Jews, Muslims...
1 week ago • Seattle Times
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Hate crimes in North Dakota appeared to drop for the second straight year in 2016, but authorities warn against making year-by-year...
6 days ago • Seattle Times
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Hate crimes in Wisconsin appeared to decrease for the second straight year in 2016. The FBI released its 2016 hate crime statistics report...
6 days ago • Seattle Times
COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) — According to the FBI, the number of reported hate crimes in Vermont rose last year. The FBI report released Monday shows hate crimes...
4 days ago • Seattle Times

You might like