Friday, July 3, 2020

Antisemitic Incidents up 12% in California

Antisemitic crimes in California have increased nearly 12% , according to the 2019 publication Hate Crimes in California, released on Thursday by the state’s Criminal Justice Statistics Center.

Overall, hate crimes overall declined statewide by 4.8%

Antisemitic bias events rose from 126 in 2018 to 141 in 2019, an increase of 11.9 percent. Anti-Islamic (Islamophobia) bias events fell from 28 in 2018 to 25, a decrease of 10.7%

Anti-Semitic hate crimes have been steadily increasing in California since 2014.


Gary Fouse said...

It reflects a worldwide trend.

Gary Fouse said...

Here is my take on this: