fake hate crimes: a database of hate crime hoaxes in the usa

The purpose of this site is to compile a comprehensive database of the false reports of "hate crimes" committed in the USA. It builds on the work of Laird Wilcox, whose Crying Wolf (PDF) is the only book dedicated to this subject so far.
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414. College ‘Diversity Council’ Posts FAKE Racist Flyers http://www.campusreform.org/?ID=8965http://www.camp... online article 2017-03-24
413. Israeli man arrested in US Jewish community center bomb threats http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/03/23/israeli-man... online article 2017-03-23
412. Jewish man arrested after spray painting swastikas on his own home in Upstate NY http://www.syracuse.com/state/index.ssf/2017/03/jew... online article 2017-03-21
411. Ann Arbor woman pleads guilty to making up hate crime http://amp.mlive.com/v1/articles/20274103/ann_arbor... online article 2017-03-07
410. More bomb threats target Jewish community. Trump finally responds http://www.cnn.com/2017/02/16/living/jcc-bomb-threa... online article 2017-02-27
409. Anti-Trump Communist Arrested For Jewish Community Center Bomb Threats http://dailycaller.com/2017/03/03/anti-trump-commun... online article 2017-03-03
408. Vandals not responsible for dozens of tipped graves at Jewish cemetery in Brooklyn, management says http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/vandal... online article 2017-03-05
407. This Woman Had The Perfect Response For The Man Who Spit At Her In Anti-Muslim Attack http://www.refinery29.com/2015/12/99388/muslim-woma... online article 2015-12-11
406. The Truth About Concordia’s Bomb Threat http://www.therebel.media/the_truth_about_concordia... movie or documentary 2017-03-03
405. Hoax alert: ‘Non-Caucasian’ student behind racist graffiti at Minnesota high school http://www.thecollegefix.com/post/31460/ online article 2017-03-02
404. Two black students charged in racial vandalism at Miami http://enquirer.com/editions/1999/01/22/loc_two_bla... online article 1999-01-22
403. Montreal man charged with terror hoax after bomb threat targeting Muslim university students http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/montreal-con... online article 2017-03-02
402. Lakeville Officials Say ‘Non-Caucasian,’ Special Ed Student Behind Graffiti http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2017/02/28/lakeville-... online article 2017-02-28
401. UPDATE: Diner at Ashburn Anita’s stiffs server, leaves a racist message http://www.loudountimes.com/news/article/naacp_dine... online article 2017-01-11
400. Lawyer: Racist note on Loudoun Co. restaurant bill is fake http://wtop.com/loudoun-county/2017/02/lawyer-racis... online article 2017-02-24
399. Hate crime hoax alert: Capital University student admits to fabricating several incidents http://www.thecollegefix.com/post/31355/ online article 2017-02-24
398. Man charged in Sylvania Township graffiti case http://nbc24.com/news/local/arrest-made-in-connecti... online article 2017-02-15
397. Campus Police determine reported hate crimes were fabricated, student shares truth http://cuchimes.com/02/2017/campus-police-determine... online article 2017-02-09
396. Fake 'Hate Crime' Report at Beloit College Leads to Arrest http://www.mystateline.com/news/fake-hate-crime-rep... online article 2017-02-01
395. The Top 30 Fake Hate Crimes Exposed Since Trump Was Elected http://lidblog.com/top-30-fake-hate-crimes/ online article 2016-12-30
394. Man who claimed mom died in Iraq after Trump's ban lied, Imam confirms http://www.foxla.com/home/233065483-story online article 2017-02-01
391. Muslim girl who claimed she was pushed in front of a train because of her headscarf faces prosecution in Austria after CCTV shows she invented the story http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4136730/Mus... online article 2017-01-19
390. SDSU Police: No Suspect in Attack on Muslim Student http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/local/SDSU-Police-A... online article 2017-01-07
389. Police Charge Student For Threat Made At Arundel High School http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2017/01/11/police-cit... online article 2017-01-11
387. Boy arrested in Esperance swastika graffiti spree http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Boy-arreste... online article 2017-01-06
386. The Great Hijab Cover-Up http://www.breitbart.com/big-journalism/2017/01/04/... online article 2017-01-04
385. Hate Hoax: Texan Tags Racial Slur on Own Home http://www.breitbart.com/texas/2016/12/26/hate-hoax... online article 2016-12-26
384. The perpetrators who set the Hopewell M.B. Church in MS on fire must be brought to justice. This kind of hate has no place in America. https://twitter.com/hillaryclinton/status/794007571... online article 2016-11-02
383. A Black Church Burned in the Name of Trump http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/11... online article 2016-11-02
382. U-M student made up story about man threatening to burn hjiab, police say http://www.wxyz.com/news/u-m-student-made-up-story-... online article 2016-12-21

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