Table 13

MASSACHUSETTS
Hate Crime Incidents
per Bias Motivation and Quarter
by State and Agency, 2009
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   158 59 66 36 3          
Cities   150 58 57 36 3          
Acton 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 21,104
Amesbury 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 16,623
Amherst 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 36,845
Andover 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 33,853
Arlington 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 41,598
Barnstable 4 3 3 0 0 1 0 4 5 48,042
Belmont 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 23,597
Bernardston 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2,258
Beverly 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 39,919
Boston 66 22 32 14 0 35 40 29 30 624,222
Braintree 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 35,047
Burlington 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25,695
Cambridge 8 2 2 4 1 3 3 8 3 102,866
Chelsea 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 39,883
Cohasset 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7,286
Douglas 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 8,093
Duxbury 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 14,588
East Longmeadow 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 15,595
Erving 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1,563
Everett 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 37,724
Framingham 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   1 65,478
Hardwick 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2,673
Haverhill 3 0 0 2 0 3 1 0 1 60,738
Holbrook 0 0 3 0 0   1 2   10,817
Holyoke 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 40,322
Ipswich 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 13,435
Lakeville 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 10,769
Lawrence 1 0 0 0 0       1 70,670
Lenox 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 5,160
Lowell 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 111,772
Lynn 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 91,149
Malden 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 56,455
Marion 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5,271
Medford 0 1 0 0 0   1     56,380
Milton 1 0 0 0 0     1   26,719
Monson 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 8,974
Nantucket 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 11,380
Natick 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 32,418
Needham 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 28,683
New Bedford 0 0 2 1 0 2 1 0 0 92,621
Newbury 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 7,035
Newburyport 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 17,343
Newton 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 84,427
Norfolk 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 10,837
Northampton 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 28,921
North Attleboro 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 28,346
Northborough 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 14,792
North Reading 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 14,249
Norton 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 19,610
Oxford 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 13,773
Pittsfield 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 43,050
Plainville 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 8,522
Plymouth 6 2 1 1 0 1 3 0 6 56,084
Provincetown 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3,398
Quincy 3 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 96,580
Randolph 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 30,549
Revere 8 2 1 1 2 6 7 0 1 58,290
Sharon 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 17,256
Somerville 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 75,112
Southbridge 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 17,012
South Hadley 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 17,267
Southwick 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9,651
Springfield 1 1 0 3 0 1 3 1 0 153,533
Stoughton 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 27,355
Sturbridge 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9,335
Tewksbury 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 30,133
Upton 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6,678
Waltham 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 61,357
Watertown 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 32,944
Wellesley 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 27,407
West Boylston 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8,364
Westport 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 15,445
Westwood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 14,219
Wilbraham 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 14,311
Winthrop 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 21,071
Worcester 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 178,474
Universities and Colleges   8 1 9 0 0          
Amherst College 0 0 1 0 0       1 1,697
Bentley College 0 0 1 0 0       1 5,693
Bridgewater State College 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 10,269
Dean College 1 0 1 0 0       2 1,341
Framingham State College 0 0 3 0 0     3   6,086
Harvard University 1 0 0 0 0     1   26,496
Northeastern University 2 1 2 0 0     3 2 25,837
Smith College 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3,101
University of Massachusetts:                    
Amherst 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 26,359
Harbor Campus, Boston 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 14,117

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