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Hate Crime in the U.S. in 2017

The 1990 Hate Crime Statistics Act, 28 28 U.S.C. § 534, requires the U.S. Attorney General to collect data and report on crimes that derive from “prejudice based on race, religion, sexual orientation, or ethnicity”. The Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) collects and...

2013 Hate Crime Statistics: An FBI Report

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) just released its Hate Crime Statistics report for 2013. This report is released annually by the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program, “…a nationwide, cooperative statistical effort of more than 18,000 city, university and college, county, state, tribal, and federal law enforcement agencies voluntarily...