Topics :: hate crimes

Police Release Surveillance Video of 'Clean Cut' Gang Involved in Philly Anti-Gay Hate Crime

By EDGE | Tuesday Sep 16, 2014
Philadelphia Police are seeking the help of the public to help apprehend a group of young white men and women who attacked and robbed two gay men in their late 20's late in the evening on Thursday, September 11.

Philly Gay Couple Allegedly Attacked by Group in Possible Hate Crime

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Sep 15, 2014
A same-sex couple was attacked and robbed in Philadelphia Thursday night in what may be an anti-gay attack.

Brazilian Gay Teen Found Dead With Broken Neck

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Sep 11, 2014
An openly gay teen from Brazil was found dead Wednesday as a result of what is believed to be an anti-gay attack.

Police Arrest Five in Anti-Gay Attack Before Manchester Pride

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Aug 21, 2014
The police have arrested five people in an alleged hate crime on Canal Street that happened days before Manchester Pride, one of the biggest gay events in the UK.

Six LGBT Ugandans Reportedly Stoned to Death

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
Human rights activists are still trying to confirm whether six LGBT Ugandans were reportedly stoned to death last weekend in rural Uganda.

Lesbian Teen Raped and Murdered in South Africa

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Aug 18, 2014
A lesbian teen is dead after being raped and strangled by a 24-year-old man in South Africa.

UK Dad Arrested For Anti-Gay Facebook Post, Says He's Not Homophobic

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
A British dad arrested for his July 14 anti-gay rant on Facebook says he's not homophobic -- he was just having a bad day.

Prosecutors Play Hardball With Suspect in Murder of Gay Man

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
Manhattan prosecutors are sticking it hard to the ex-convict accused of murdering a gay man in the West Village last year.

Calif. Man Pleads Not Guilty to Murder, Hate Crime Charges of Shooting Bi Man

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
A California man, who is accused of shooting a bisexual man, pleaded not guilty to charges of murder, a hate crime and a special circumstances allegation of lying in wait Friday.

Man Yelling Anti-Gay Slurs Charged With Hate Crime After Slashing Woman's Face

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Aug 5, 2014
Police say a woman in New York City was cut in the face after she confronted a man who was hurling anti-gay slurs.