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Philly 'Clean Cut' Gay Bashers Turn Themselves In

By EDGE | Thursday Sep 18, 2014
Social media, a former TV reality show personality and a Twitter sleuth are being crediting in helping identify members of the "clean cut hate gang" allegedly responsible for the September 11th gay bashing of a male couple in Philadelphia.

Photos Released Of Three Suspects Wanted in Jan 1 Manhattan Anti-Gay Attack

Sunday Feb 9, 2014
The NYPD is are looking for three men in connection with the Jan. 1 assault on a gay man in the Gramercy Park area of Manhattan. Police are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.

NYPD Releases Photos of Suspects Wanted in Alleged Anti-Gay Attack

By EDGE | Friday Feb 7, 2014
The NYPD is looking for three men in connection with the Jan. 1 assault on a gay man in the Gramercy Park area of Manhattan. Police are investigating the incident as a possible hate crime.

Omaha Police Probe Assault as Anti-Gay Hate Crime

Friday Nov 1, 2013
Omaha police have begun investigating an assault in the Old Market area as a hate crime.

NYPD Arrest Suspect in Connection with May 5 Gay Bashing in Midtown

By EDGE | Monday Oct 14, 2013
One of a group of eight men who allegedly attacked a Manhattan gay couple outside of Madison Square Garden in broad daylight last May has been apprehended by police and has been charged with assault as a hate crime.

Police: Gay Men Attacked in Pittsburgh

Tuesday Oct 8, 2013
Police are searching for three suspects after two gay men were attacked in Pittsburgh.

Youth Arrest Made in Cleveland Bar Attack

By Winnie McCroy | Saturday Sep 21, 2013
A youth has been arrested in connection with a Labor Day weekend assault on a patron of a gay bar, but a hate-crime enhancement of the charge is unlikely under state law.

Suspect in Alleged Denver Anti-Gay Attack Turns Himself In

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Sep 16, 2013
A suspect in the Sept. 2 beating of a gay man has turned himself in to the Denver Police Department, where he is being held on $30,000 bond.

Five Teens Booked with Hate Crimes in French Quarter

Sunday Sep 8, 2013
Court documents show five teenagers were arrested Sept. 1 and booked with hate-crime charges after police said they fired pellet guns at a man in the French Quarter and yelled sexual and racist slurs at him.

Harlem Transgender Woman Dies After Saturday Attack

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Aug 22, 2013
Police are investigating a Saturday night attack that lead to the death of a transgender woman in Harlem as a possible hate crime. The incident marks the latest in a string of anti-LGBT attacks that have plagued New York since Spring.