New Jersey

New Jersey


2021 Hate Crime Statistics for New Jersey

New Jersey 2021 Hate Crimes Factsheet: For more information about hate crimes in New Jersey during 2021, please download this factsheet. There you will find charts and statistics showing the types of hate crimes and bias motivations for hate crimes reported in New Jersey.

Case Examples


February 1, 2023

New Jersey Man Arrested for Attempt to Firebomb Synagogue

July 19, 2022

New Jersey Man Sentenced for Sending Threatening Communications to Black Maryland Woman and Her Family

July 18 2022

Assistant Attorney General Kristen Clarke Delivers Keynote Speech at the NAACP Annual Convention: Clarence M. Mitchell Jr. Memorial Luncheon

April 20, 2022

U.S. Attorney for District of New Jersey Announces Launch of Anti-Hate Crime Initiative

April 20, 2022

New Jersey Man Charged with Federal Hate Crimes for Series of Violent Assaults on Members of Orthodox Jewish Community

November 16, 2021

New Jersey Man Sentenced to One Year and One Day in Prison for Conspiring with White Supremacists to Vandalize Synagogues Across the Country

March 30, 2021

Statement of Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig Regarding Bias-Motivated Violence and Other Civil Rights Violations

February 26, 2021

New Jersey Man Admits Conspiring with White Supremacists to Vandalize Synagogues Across the Country

October 11, 2019

Former Bordentown Township Police Chief Will Be Retried On Hate Crime And Use Of Excessive Force Charges

October 9, 2019

Former Bordentown Township Police Chief Guilty of Lying to FBI

November 1, 2017

Former Bordentown Township Police Chief Charged with Hate Crime and Use of Excessive Force During Arrest

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Questioning Bias: Validating a Bias Crime Victim Assessment Tool in California And New Jersey

DOJ Offices



FBI Field Offices

Claremont Tower
11 Centre Place
Newark, NJ 07102

T: 973.792.3000


William J. Green, Jr. Building
600 Arch Street, 8th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19106

T: 215.418.4000



US Attorney's Offices

New Jersey



CRS Regional Offices

Northeastern Regional Office
26 Federal Plaza
Suite 36-118
New York, NY 10278

T: 212.264.0700

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Updated March 28, 2023

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