kali9/iStockBy KARMA ALLEN, ABC News (LOS ANGELES) — Police arrested two suspects on Thursday in connection with a hate crime against three transgender women on Los Angeles’ Hollywood Boulevard. The violent incident was caught on video on Monday, with a man yelling derogatory slurs, allegedly robbing them and attacking one woman with a bottle. Others […]

kali9/iStockBy KARMA ALLEN, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) — Police arrested a suspect on Thursday in connection with a hate crime against three transgender women on Los Angeles’ Hollywood Boulevard. The Los Angeles Police Department did not immediately provide details on the suspect’s identity, but sources with knowledge of the ongoing investigation previously told ABC News that […]

DNY59/iStockBy CHRISTINA CARREGA, ABC News (NEW YORK) — At 18-years-old Samuel Brownridge was identified by two witnesses as the gunman responsible for the 1994 execution-style murder of Darryle Adams in Queens, New York. Brownridge was convicted and sentenced to 25 years to life in prison the following year, yet, he has always maintained his innocence, […]

narvikk/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, EMILY SHAPIRO, MEREDITH DELISO and MARC NATHANSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) — A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 290,000 people worldwide. More than 4.2 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, according to data compiled by […]

BlakeDavidTaylor/iStockBy ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — The Justice Department announced Tuesday that a federal grand jury has indicted a Missouri man on hate crime charges for allegedly setting fire to a mosque last month on the first night of Ramadan. Nicholas Proffitt, 42, was arrested for setting the fire at the Cape Girardeau Islamic […]

Ben185/iStockBy AARON KATERSKY and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) — A couple was arrested after they allegedly shouted anti-Semitic slurs at three Hasidic men in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, and tried to rip off their face-coverings while blaming them for the spread of the coronavirus, the NYPD said. Paulo and Clelia Pinho, 35 and 46 respectively, […]

iStock/william87 By AARON KATERASKY and IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NEW YORK) — The NYPD released its latest crime statistics Monday and said overall incidents were down in April. There were 5,121 reported crimes in April, a roughly 28.5% drop from April 2019, according to the statistics. Crime dropped in every borough, the NYPD said. This […]

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