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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Articles/programs Details
 Man Admits Inventing Racist Assault in San Francisco / 1999-05-08
Type of hoax: admitted - crime never took place


San Francisco CA