February 29, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson Hate Crime-General

BUFFALO,[NY]--It was just a normal day for one Buffalo mom, who was waiting for her children to get off the school bus near Lafayette and Parkdale, until she says three men got out of their car, and started throwing eggs at two teenage girls. "They started yelling, but I couldn't hear what they were saying." The eyewitness wishes to remain anonymous, but was extremely bothered by what she saw. The women were Muslim, wearing hijabs. She believes they were targeted because of the way they looked. "There were a lot of kids on the street," she said. "They targeted those girls." The two men took off before she says she could get to the girls. By the time she did, they were crying and covered in e  

February 29, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson White Supremacist Movement

LAKE LOS ANGELES, [CA]--Three men in California, reportedly white supremacists, were arrested for allegedly attacking Hispanics at a park outside Los Angeles on Sunday. The incident unfolded at Stephen Sorensen Park in Lake Los Angeles. Investigators said the unnamed suspects in their late teens and early 20s shouted racial slurs and pulled knives on a family who intended to intervene. At least one suspect waved around a wallet with a Confederate flag. Nobody was seriously hurt, officials say. The men reportedly took off after learning deputies were called. Law enforcement finally caught up with them in a nearby desert. The alleged attack took place one day after a vicious brawl in Anaheim   

February 28, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson White Supremacist Movement

GREELEY, [CO]--The man who was shot and killed by police officers after leading authorities on a chase was a member of the white supremacist group the Aryan Brotherhood, according to Greeley Police. The suspect, identified last week as 37-year-old Luke Miller, is accused of escaping from Evans officers who were investigating a "suspicious vehicle" early Thursday morning. The man Miller was with at the time was taken into custody. Miller shot at an Evans Police officer who confronted him, before he was spotted around 30 minutes later by Greeley Police. According to police, Miller shouted “Shoot me, kill me!” and raised a weapon at the officers. Investigators say two Greeley officers and a  

February 28, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson White Supremacist Movement

ANAHEIM, [CA]--Five Ku Klux Klan members who were arrested in a violent clash with counter-protesters have been released from custody, according to Anaheim police. After reviewing video, photographs and interviewing witnesses, officials said the Klansmen acted in self-defense. The violence broke out Saturday afternoon at Pearson Park, when police said 10 to 20 counter-protesters immediately rushed and attacked the KKK members who were there to stage an anti-immigration rally. Three people were stabbed, including one person critically, whose condition was later upgraded to stable. Police said that person was stabbed with the end of a flag pole. Police said 12 people were arrested following th  

February 28, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson White Supremacist Movement

ANAHEIM, [CA]--Violence erupted at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Anaheim on Saturday as counter-protesters clashed with Klansmen. Three people were stabbed, including one critically, as the KKK staged an anti-immigration rally, according to the Anaheim Police Department. The rally was held at Pearson Park, and officers said as soon Klan members arrived, they were attacked by counter-protesters who showed up beforehand. According to witnesses, a KKK member stabbed a counter-protester with the decorative end of a flag pole holding a Confederate flag. Police confirmed the victim was stabbed with a flag pole, but could not confirm if the flag had an American flag or Confederate flag attached to it.  

February 27, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson Antigovernment Extremism-General

BAILEY, [CO]-- A political activist opened fire on Park County sheriff's deputies trying to evict him from his mountain home Wednesday, killing one deputy and wounding two others. The gunman also died. The shooting happened around 9:30 a.m. at the secluded Friendship Ranch subdivision, said Susan Medina, a Colorado Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman. The deputy who died, Cpl. Nate Carrigan, was a 13-year veteran of the Park County Sheriff's Office and a beloved high school baseball and football coach. Carrigan became the first deputy killed in the line of duty at the sheriff's office, officials said. The shooting happened around 9:30 a.m. at the Friendship Ranch subdivision, said Susan Med  

February 26, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson Suspicious Activity

ST. LOUIS, [MO]--A Muslim-American family allegedly threatened by a man with a gun wants the incident to be treated as a hate crime. According to the St. Louis chapter of the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR-St. Louis), Rabie Ayoub, Marwah Abdul Hussein, and their four young children were house hunting in a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri, Sunday when they were allegedly approached by 71-year-old Leonard DeBello. DeBello allegedly yelled obscenities and threats at the family, including "you Muslim? All of you should die." A police summary said that the man then allegedly went inside his house and came back with a handgun, which he pointed at the family's car, saying, "you, your wif  

February 26, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson White Supremacist Movement

NASHVILLE, [IN]--A recent hatchet attack near Bloomington against a high school exchange student from China is being investigated by the FBI as a possible hate crime to determine whether it warrants filing a charge of a federal civil rights violation. Yue Zhang, 18, was struck with a hatchet Friday afternoon in downtown Nashville, about 20 miles east of Bloomington, as she was taking photos for a class project at Brown County High School. She told police that a man threatened her by saying something like, "I'm going to kill you," and followed her before she felt something hit her back. Zhang was taken to a hospital to be treated for a gash to her back, which was described as a serious injury  

February 26, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson White Supremacist Movement

MARTINSBURG, [WV]--A self-proclaimed member of the Aryan Brotherhood was arrested Sunday after police say he threatened medical staff at Berkeley Medical Center. Jason Christopher Shanholtz, 41, of Third Street, Martinsburg, was charged Sunday with assault of a healthcare worker, for which he could face up to six months in jail and $200 in fines. At 8:55 a.m. Sunday, officers were called to the hospital for reports of a man threatening staff members, according to a criminal complaint. After speaking with a nurse who was threatened, officers watched Shanholtz get off his bed, walk toward the victims, the complaint stated. “I'm going to slit that Jew's throat," he allegedly said, before offi  

February 25, 2016 Posted by Daryl Johnson White Supremacist Movement

NEW YORK CITY, [NY]--A hate-spewing madman attacked two detectives with a knife in Harlem Wednesday while threatening to kill cops who were at his apartment investigating a series of anti-Semitic letters that had been left throughout the building, police said. Detectives from the NYPD’s Hate Crimes Task Force were at 1787 Madison Ave. serving a search warrant about 4 p.m. when Oliver Stewart-Vukicevic, 28, jumped out at them and slashed one of them in the head with a knife, cops said. Vukicevic resisted arrest while shouting “F— you, Nazi Germans. I’m going to kill that motherf—— cop.” The cop who was slashed was treated for his injuries and released from Harlem Hospital. The s