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Two men convicted in vandalism of synagogue in Ontario, Canada
November 15, 2021
Michael Mostyn, CEO of B’nai Brith Canada, which provided a victim-impact statement in the case, said “they caused grave alarm with their hateful sentiments.”
Brooklyn resident convicted of hate crime for attacking rabbi, shouting anti-Semitic slurs
October 29, 2021
James Vincent, 44, was found guilty of randomly attacking Rabbi Menachem Moskowitz, 52, and shouting anti-Semitic slurs as he tried to strangle the victim.
New York police arrest woman who set fire outside Brooklyn yeshivah
October 18, 2021
Sharee Jones is being charged with reckless endangerment/hate crimes and attempted arson.
Search underway for woman in Brooklyn who set fire in front of yeshivah
October 15, 2021
NYPD’s Crime Stoppers is offering a $3,500 reward for information leading to the woman’s arrest.
October 13, 2021
How unsafe is it to be a Jew in America?
Despite all the statistics, the problem of anti-Semitism extends beyond what can be quantified.
New York boosts funding to secure communities against hate crimes, anti-Semitism
October 8, 2021
The state will allocate $25 million to help nonprofits at risk of attack, including day-care centers, day camps and community centers.
Toronto man arrested, again charged for assault, anti-Semitic attack
September 15, 2021
Michael Park, 32, performed a Nazi salute and then physically attacked a woman at a subway station in Toronto after asking her multiple times if she was “a Jew.”
London police release photos of suspect behind attacks on Jewish men
September 2, 2021
“It is vital that we bring these incidents to a conclusion,” said Detective Chief Inspector Yasmin Lalani, senior investigating officer on the case.
FBI report reinforces trend that American Jews are ‘top target’ for hate crimes
August 31, 2021
“Despite our relatively small population, these attacks show no signs of slowing down as our community was targeted the most among religiously motivated crimes,” said Michael Master, national director and CEO of the Secure Community Network.
Three Brooklyn men charged for assaulting Jews, forcing them to say ‘Free Palestine’
July 23, 2021
District Attorney Eric Gonzalez named the defendants: Daniel Shaukat, 20, of Bensonhurst; Haider Anjam, 21, of Midwood; and Ashan Azad 19, also of Midwood.
Suspect seen on surveillance video smashing window of Brooklyn Jewish school
July 23, 2021
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he will direct the state’s Hate Crimes Task Force to help investigate the incident.
NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force investigates beating of Jewish man in Brooklyn
July 20, 2021
“To our Jewish community—I know this is exhausting. No one should have to worry about being attacked for their religious beliefs, ever,” said New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Pennsylvania man sentenced to 18 months in jail for online threats against Jews
July 16, 2021
Corbin Kauffman used “various aliases online to post hundreds of anti-Semitic, anti-black and anti-Muslim messages, images and videos,” said the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Canadian Jewish leaders raise alarm after string of anti-Semitic assaults in Toronto
July 15, 2021
Michael Park, 32, was first arrested after police responded to the report of an assault of a 33-year-old Jewish man.
ADL offers $5,000 reward for information leading to arrest of Brooklyn attacker
July 13, 2021
The assailant hits a Chassidic man in Brooklyn, N.Y., with a piece of broken furniture.