AAPI hate crimes up 500% last year; one person responsible for half the cases, SFPD says

One person, who was arrested, has been charged with 31 hate crimes, making up half of last year's cases.

Chinese New Year, News

1/26/2022 2:20:00 PM

One person, who was arrested, has been charged with 31 hate crimes, making up half of last year's cases.

One person, who was arrested, has been charged with 31 hate crimes, making up half of last year's cases.

Hate crimes against the AAPI community in San Francisco rose more than 500% last year, police sayThe announcement of the dramatic rise in hate crimes against the AAPI community comes as the city prepares for the Lunar New Year celebrations.SAN FRANCISCO

Hate crimesagainst the AAPI community in San Francisco rose more than 500% last year, according to Police Chief Bill Scott.Scott spoke at a media conference Tuesday where he released the preliminary statistics. Scott said there was a 567% rise in hate crimes in 2021 compared to the previous year.

Read more: KTVU »

Buttermilk-Brined Roast Chicken Recipe

This best-ever roast chicken gets flavor from a brine made with buttermilk, garlic, porcini and rosemary. Get the recipe at Food & Wine. Read more >>

Indiana Dunes National Park to charge entry fee starting March 31Starting this spring, it'll cost you to pay a visit to the Indiana Dunes National Park.

UW returning to in-person learning Jan. 31The University of Washington is returning to in-person learning at the end of January after starting the quarter online due to a rise in COVID-19 cases. Of all the stupid and paranoid actions. Ok, where are the students taking over the dean's office demanding their rights? The students' IFR is effectively zero. What sheep!! I hope we do double masks to cope with in person classes Oh I bet it is not. There’s a new variant out and also omicron is not done with us

Canton extends warming centers through Jan. 31 due to extreme coldSARTA will offer free transportation and the American Red Cross will provide cots and blankets, according to the city of Canton.

USC to resume in-person classes Monday; UCLA on Jan. 31The University of Southern California, which began the spring semester remotely due to locally rising COVID-19 cases, will welcome students back to campus on Monday.

El Salvador Is Now Over 31% Down on Its Bitcoin Bet

Covid-19: NI records one further deaths and 3,932 casesThe total number of deaths linked to the virus reported by the Department of Health is 3,072.