Hate Crimes Increased Significantly in 2017 in the East Bay and Statewide
Anti-Black hate crimes remain the single largest category.
July 9, 2018 at 5:09PM
Hate crimes were up sharply in 2017 in the East Bay and California, according to a report released today by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra. Statewide, there were 1,093 hate crime incidents in 2017, a rise of 17.3 percent from the previous year.