Tagged: hate

2013 Trends Show a Decline in Hate and Extremist Groups in the U.S.

The Southern Poverty Law Center released this week the Spring 2014 edition of its “Intelligence Report” which focuses on hate and extremism in the United States. In the headlining article, “The Year in Hate and Extremism”, author Mark Potok discusses trends in hate and extremism for the year 2013, with...

2012 Hate Crime Statistics–New Report

On April 23, 1990, Congress passed the Hate Crime Statistics Act, which required the Attorney General to collect data “about crimes that manifest evidence of prejudice based on race, religion, sexual orientation, or ethnicity.”  The FBI has published a Uniform Crime report on hate crimes every year since 1990.  The...

New Report on Hate Crime Victimization from 2003-2011

Hate Crime Victimization, 2003-2011 Yesterday, the Bureau of Justice Statistics released a new reported titled, “Hate Crime Victimization, 2003-2011.” The report “Presents annual counts and rates of hate crime victimization that occurred from 2003 through 2011, using data from the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS). The report examines changes over...

FBI Releases Hate Crime Statistics for 2011

Yesterday, the FBI released its annual hate crimes accounting report titled, “Hate Crime Statistics 2011.” “The data contained in this report, which is a subset of the information that law enforcement submits to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting program, includes the following categories: offense type, location, bias motivation, victim type,...