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Antisemitic Crimes in California Increased by 21% in 2018

A report issued on Tuesday by the California Department of Justice found that there were 126 hate crimes motivated by antisemitism in 2018, up from 104 incidents in 2017.

Anti-Semitic hate crimes increased by 21 percent in California in 2018 from the previous year.

A report issued on Tuesday by the California Department of Justice found that there were 126 hate crimes motivated by antisemitism in 2018, up from 104 incidents in 2017.

A high of 160 antisemitic hate crimes were reported in 2009, according to the report.


There were a total of 201 hate crimes based on religion in 2018, down from 207 the previous year. The religion with the next highest incidence of hate-crimes were Muslims, with 28 incidents down from 46.


There were a total of 1,066 hate crimes in California in 2018, down from 1,093 the previous year.

Source: https://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Antisemitism/Antisemitic-crimes-in-California-increased-by-21-percent-in-2018-594683

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