Hate crimes

Demonstrators have rallied In light of recent increased reports of anti-Asian hate crimes in the Bay Area. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/S.F. Examiner file photo)

What to do about hate crimes increasing in the Bay Area

By Christopher Dolan and Mari Bandoma Callado This week’s question from Lin…

 

A school official at Vista High School introduces himself to a freshman classroom on Oct. 21, 2020, in Vista, California. (Jarrod Valliere/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS)

Ethnic studies gets final approval for California schools ending years of debate

Nina Agrawal Los Angeles Times Ending years-long and often divisive debate over…

 

SFPD Crime

Suspect arrested in Market Street attack on elderly victims

A man has been arrested in connection with a widely publicized assault…

 

At a rally in February, Monthanus Ratanapakdee, left, and Eric Lawson remember Vicha Ratanapakdee, an 84-year-old Thai man who died after he was pushed to the pavement in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Examiner file photo)

The criminal justice system can’t fix what’s wrong in our community

My 87-year-old mother walks gingerly, slowly, deliberately, one step in front of…

At a rally in February, Monthanus Ratanapakdee, left, and Eric Lawson remember Vicha Ratanapakdee, an 84-year-old Thai man who died after he was pushed to the pavement in San Francisco. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Examiner file photo)
District Attorney George Gascon said both men convicted in the beating of two Mexican nationals have ties to a racist skinhead group. (Examiner file photo)District Attorney George Gascon said both men convicted in the beating of two Mexican nationals have ties to a racist skinhead group. (Examiner file photo)

Jury rejects hate crime claim in SF beating, but case is coup for investigators

A jury has rejected prosecutors’ claims that the assault of two Mexican…

District Attorney George Gascon said both men convicted in the beating of two Mexican nationals have ties to a racist skinhead group. (Examiner file photo)District Attorney George Gascon said both men convicted in the beating of two Mexican nationals have ties to a racist skinhead group. (Examiner file photo)

Hate crimes during San Francisco Pride increase

Police and prosecutors saw a small but troubling rise in reports of…

Skinhead attack in San Francisco is second alleged incident, may point toward trend

A month after District Attorney George Gascón said there had been a…

District Attorney George Gascón says hate crimes on the rise in San Francisco

Three men were arraigned Thursday in connection with an alleged assault on…

Surprise: More hate crimes against Christians than against Muslims

This morning there was a report that a cab driver in New…

Man charged with hate crimes for alleged Bayview attacks

San Francisco prosecutors today charged a white man's alleged profanity-laced attacks on…

Duke rape policy: If you’re perceived as “powerful,” it wasn’t consensual

Duke University’s new sexual misconduct policy can render a student guilty of…