Table 13

WEST VIRGINIA
Hate Crime Incidents
per Bias Motivation and Quarter
by State and Agency, 2008
Agency type Agency name Number of incidents per bias motivation Number of incidents per quarter1 Population2
Race Religion Sexual
orientation
Ethnicity Disability 1st
quarter
2nd
quarter
3rd
quarter
4th
quarter
Total 32 1 7 3 0
Cities 22 1 3 1 0
Beckley 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 16,770
Charleston 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 50,132
Clarksburg 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16,294
Dunbar 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 7,641
Elkins 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6,986
Glen Dale 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1,402
Granville 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 810
Huntington 8 0 0 0 0 3 2 3 48,681
Moundsville 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9,145
Princeton 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 6,217
South Charleston 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 12,371
Weirton 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 18,660
Universities and Colleges 0 0 1 0 0
Shepherd University 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4,119
Metropolitan Counties 7 0 3 0 0
Berkeley 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Brooke 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Kanawha 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 1
Marshall 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Monongalia 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1
Nonmetropolitan Counties 1 0 0 2 0
Harrison 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
Nicholas 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Upshur 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
State Police Agencies 2 0 0 0 0
State Police:
Danville 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Romney 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

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