In lieu of two hate crimes in the past two weeks, a press conference was held by a student organization at St. Louis University to ask administration to enact changes.
Students at St. Louis University hold a vigil Sunday night to stand up against racist acts on campus.
Sunday’s hate crime killings of three people outside a Jewish community center and a Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City has shocked local Jewish leaders.
Prosecutors have enough evidence to pursue hate-crime charges in the shooting spree that killed three people at a Jewish community center and retirement complex near Kansas City, authorities said Monday, a day after the attack.
Attorney General Eric Holder ordered a Justice Department investigation Monday into whether federal hate crimes were committed in shootings at two Jewish facilities in Kansas that killed three people.
A man and woman will serve time in federal prison after a racially motivated arson attempt on a black family’s home in Independence.
A new federal task force wants to reduce hate crimes in the Kansas City area by promoting awareness of the problem and fostering open discussion of solutions.
“It’s extremely serious,” Doston told KMOX. “This is not what we expect, this is not the type of environment that we have.”
A Muslim civil liberties group says religious bias is behind an attack on an 18-year-old college freshman in St. Louis.
A judge has given jail time and probation to a Lincoln woman who falsely claimed she had been attacked by three men who carved anti-gay slurs into her body.