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Times Square & Theater District »

Two Men Beaten in Anti-Gay Times Square Attack, Police Say

The men were attacked near Broadway and West 48th Street, officials said.

Prospect Heights »

Police Investigating Possible Anti-Jewish Bias Attack at Barclays Center

A Brooklyn Jewish leader was punched after a game between the Nets and an Israeli basketball team. 

Crown Heights »

2 Jewish Men Charged With Hate Crime for Attack on Crown Heights Man

The attack took place Saturday night while the victim was walking his dog in the neighborhood.

Upper East Side »

Jewish Couple Attacked in Possible Hate Crime on Upper East Side: Police

The husband and wife were on East 63rd Street when the suspects made anti-Jewish comments, police said.

Crown Heights »

Jewish Man Punched in Possible Hate Crime in Crown Heights, Police Say

Teens assaulted a 24-year-old man on Albany Avenue late Wednesday night, police and sources said.

Crown Heights »

Woman Attacked by Youth Hurling Anti-Semitic Slurs, Police Say

A woman was attacked in Crown Heights Thursday afternoon, police said.

Williamsburg »

Cyclist Punches Teen While Making Anti-Semitic Remarks, Police Say

A cyclist hit the 14-year-old boy in Williamsburg, police said.

Williamsburg »

Neighborhood Watch Group Members Indicted for 'Vigilante' Attack on Student

Members of the Williamsburg Safety Patrol Unit attacked Taj Patterson, 23, according to the Brooklyn DA.

Long Island City »

Police Release Photo of Suspect in Subway Hate Assault

Police continued their search for a man they said slugged a straphanger on the 7 train.

Crown Heights »

Councilwoman Blames 'Knockout' Attacks on Tension Between Blacks and Jews

Councilwoman-elect Laurie Cumbo said tension over Crown Heights real estate may have sparked the attacks.

Crown Heights »

Police Step Up Patrols as Investigation into 'Knockout' Attacks Continues

Investigators are still looking into whether the nine attacks are connected to the "knockout game."  

Crown Heights »

Hasidic Teen Attacked in Crown Heights, Police Say

The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating a Nov. 10 assault as a possible hate crime. 

Greenwich Village »

Mark Carson's Family Joins More than 1,000 to Protest Anti-Gay Violence

Marchers traveled through Greenwich Village to the spot where Carson was killed early Saturday morning.

Sunnyside »

March and Candlelight Vigil Planned for Slain Gay Activist

Lou Rispoli was beaten to death on a Sunnyside street last month.

Greenwich Village »

Alleged McDonald's Bias Attack Slasher Says 'I'm Not a Hater'

Keith Patron told his sister he acted in self-defense when he slashed a 24-year-old man, she said.