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Hate Crimes Case Examples

Hate Crimes Case Examples

The Islamic Center of Victoria, in Victoria Texas, engulfed in flames after being set on fire – Read examples of federal hate crimes cases.

Hate Crimes Case Examples

Below is a selection of representative federal hate crimes case summaries. Each includes a link to a DOJ press release, with additional information.


Kentucky  |  November 15, 2018  |  Race, color, or national origin


Pennsylvania  |  October 31, 2018  |  Religion


Louisiana  |  October 18, 2018  |  Race, color, or national origin


Texas  |  October 17, 2018  |  Religion


Iowa  |  October 6, 2018  |  Gender identity


Florida  |  September 6, 2018  |  Religion


Kansas  |  August 7, 2018  |  Race, color, religion, national origin


Louisiana  |  July 26, 2018  |  Disability


Virginia  |  June 27, 2018  |  Race


Texas  |  April 30, 2018  |  Sexual orientation


Kansas  |  April 18, 2018  |  Religion, national origin


California  |  April 10, 2017  |  Race, color, national origin


California  |  April 5, 2018  |  Race


District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia   |  February 28, 2018  |  Religion


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