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Borough Park »

Manuel Israel, 21, will be sentenced to 12 years in prison, prosecutors said.

Fort Greene »

The incident, the second in a month, is being investigated as a hate crime, police said.

East Williamsburg »

Residents spotted the dummy swinging from a tree on Orient Ave. on Wednesday. 

Chelsea »

Brooklyn resident Jerry Bercy faces charges including hate-crime assault for the attack, police said.

East Williamsburg »

A dummy found hanging from a tree is being investigated by the hate crimes task force, police said. 

Midtown »

The unidentified teen was allegedly involved in a series of attacks against women using a lighter.

Midtown »

Two men attacked five females in Midtown, setting their clothes on fire with lighters, police said.

Midtown »

The woman visiting NYC was window shopping on Fifth Avenue when her blouse was set on fire, police said.

Bath Beach »

Emirheta Xhelili beat and tried to pull hijabs off two moms pushing strollers, officials said.

Washington Heights »

Dharun Ravi was found guilty in 2012 of bullying his gay roommate at Rutgers, leading to his suicide. 

Jamaica Hills »

Investigators released a video of the man Thursday, a day after Nazma Khanam was killed in Queens. 

Ozone Park »

Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said they're having a hard time determining the motive in the murder.

Woodside »

The event was organized after a transgender woman was assaulted with a hammer in the area last week.

Woodside »

The man attacked a transgender woman with a hammer after he failed to take her purse, police said. 

Ozone Park »

Oscar Morel, 35, was charged with killing Imam Maulama Akonjee and his assistant, Thara Uddin.