According to FBI, a hate crime is “a traditional offense like murder, arson, or vandalism with an added element of bias.” For the purposes of collecting statistics, the FBI has defined a hate crime as a “criminal offense against a person or property motivated in whole or in part by an offender’s bias against a race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, ethnicity, gender, or gender identity.”
According to Department of Justice 2 out of 3 hate crimes are not reported. In light of recent event and socio-political environment, it is imperative that you report the incident to law enforcement immediately.
Reporting Hate Crime:
Please report incidents of hateful intimidation and harassment to your local law enforcement first. Please contact us for further help.
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