There had been 194 hate crimes between January 1 and April 10 of this 12 months, compared to the 110 hate crimes from the identical dates in 2021, the report reveals.
Crime incidents focused at Jewish folks elevated from 28 crimes final 12 months to 86 up to now in 2022, in keeping with the HCTF knowledge.
Some examples of such crimes towards Jewish folks up to now in 2022 embody a swastika being painted on a college bus, a number of folks being bodily assaulted in Brooklyn, and a teen accused of threatening six Jewish boys with a sword within the Upper West Side.
Crimes towards Black folks doubled, with the variety of focused incidents this 12 months standing at 26 in comparison with 13 in the identical time interval final 12 months, in keeping with the information.
Hate crimes towards Asians had been down 32% in comparison with 2021, with 47 final 12 months and 32 in the identical interval this 12 months, the information reveals. Crimes focused over sexual orientation elevated by 12, in keeping with the HCTF abstract.
Adams unveiled his ‘Blueprint to End Gun Violence’ in January, which incorporates long-term targets to develop financial alternatives, enhance youngster schooling and supply extra entry to psychological well being assets whereas addressing the gun disaster.