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Hate Crime Victimization, 2003-2011

Categories: Civil/Human Rights,Crime/Justice,Disability,Headlines,Sex Issues,Statistics

http://bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/hcv0311.pdf

An estimated annual average of 259,700 nonfatal violent and property hate crimes occurred against persons 12 and older.  Classifies crimes by types of bias as perceived by victim including, race, religion, disability, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, or association.  From the Bureau of Justice Statistics