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February 12, 2020

New York hate cime statistics 2019

The New York Police Department has now released its hate crimes data for 2019. Graphics of the data for the last 3 years are represented here for year-by-year comparison.

The 6 most targeted groups (over 10 incidents) of 2019 are:

1) Jews - 242 incidents
2) Gays - 42 incidents
3) Blacks - 36 incidents
4) Whites - 28 incidents
5) Transgenders - 13 incidents
6) Muslims - 12 incidents

Attacks against Jews, which had already dwarfed attacks against all other groups of people combined in previous years, have surged by an additional 56 incidents in 2019, representing a 3-year high (according to NYPD's available data).


Source: NYPD