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 (mostly) in the USA. It builds on the work of Laird Wilcox, whose Crying Wolf (PDF) is the original book on this subject. The books Hate Crime Hoax and Hate Crimes: Criminal Law & Identity Politics are also recommended.

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390. The suspect is black, and has admitted to graffiti against black people 2020-01-01 Wicomico MD

CONFIRMED: Vandal behind racist graffiti at Salisbury University … is black

The College Fix

Jennifer Kabbany


Salisbury University experienced massive racial unrest after a series of racist graffiti was discovered on campus over the course of the 2019-20 school year. The public, Maryland-based university canceled classes for a “day of healing” and hired a new associate vice president for diversity and inclusion at a cost of $140,000 annually. Authorities have had a suspect since February - he's black and is planning to plead guilty.

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