Table 5

Offenses
Known Offender's Race
by Bias Motivation, 2008
Bias motivation Total
offenses
Known offender's race Unknown
offender
White Black American Indian/
Alaskan Native
Asian/
Pacific
Islander
Multiple
races,
group
Unknown
race
Total 9,168 3,752 1,092 33 72 215 694 3,310
Single-Bias Incidents 9,160 3,746 1,092 33 72 213 694 3,310
Race: 4,704 2,107 542 18 28 108 339 1,562
Anti-White 812 162 353 6 7 27 69 188
Anti-Black 3,413 1,771 147 7 12 64 235 1,177
Anti-American Indian/Alaskan Native 59 30 4 4 0 4 4 13
Anti-Asian/Pacific Islander 162 58 15 1 7 7 14 60
Anti-Multiple Races, Group 258 86 23 0 2 6 17 124
Religion: 1,606 318 53 2 7 21 140 1,065
Anti-Jewish 1,055 176 20 1 4 14 80 760
Anti-Catholic 75 14 1 0 0 0 9 51
Anti-Protestant 60 11 2 0 1 1 11 34
Anti-Islamic 123 53 21 0 0 1 10 38
Anti-Other Religion 212 51 3 1 1 5 24 127
Anti-Multiple Religions, Group 67 13 5 0 0 0 6 43
Anti-Atheism/Agnosticism/etc. 14 0 1 0 1 0 0 12
Sexual Orientation: 1,617 736 285 8 23 56 130 379
Anti-Male Homosexual 948 422 171 5 17 42 81 210
Anti-Female Homosexual 194 77 45 0 3 5 16 48
Anti-Homosexual 415 212 57 3 3 9 31 100
Anti-Heterosexual 33 13 6 0 0 0 0 14
Anti-Bisexual 27 12 6 0 0 0 2 7
Ethnicity/National Origin: 1,148 547 203 5 14 26 79 274
Anti-Hispanic 735 367 159 4 12 10 29 154
Anti-Other Ethnicity/National Origin 413 180 44 1 2 16 50 120
Disability: 85 38 9 0 0 2 6 30
Anti-Physical 28 16 5 0 0 0 4 3
Anti-Mental 57 22 4 0 0 2 2 27
Multiple-Bias Incidents1 8 6 0 0 0 2 0 0

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