Table 13

TENNESSEE
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   91 18 44 15 1          
Cities   48 7 36 8 1          
Bartlett 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 47,881
Bradford 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1,063
Chattanooga 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 172,536
Clarksville 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 121,661
Cleveland 6 0 1 0 0 2 3 1 1 40,024
Crossville 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 11,908
Dickson 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 14,095
Dunlap 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 5,521
Elizabethton 2 1 3 0 0 3 1 1 1 13,944
Franklin 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 60,074
Greenbrier 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6,752
Hendersonville 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 48,513
Humboldt 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 9,126
Johnson City 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 62,689
Kingsport 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 44,402
Knoxville 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 185,850
Lebanon 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 25,161
Lexington 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 7,908
Livingston 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3,574
Memphis 11 3 18 3 0 12 7 10 6 667,421
Murfreesboro 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 105,910
Nashville 1 0 4 1 0 4 2 0 0 610,176
Newport 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7,539
Savannah 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7,354
Sevierville 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 17,489
Sewanee 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 2,613
Smyrna 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 39,260
Spring Hill 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 29,870
Tracy City 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 1,649
Union City 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 10,533
Wartrace 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 593
Universities and Colleges   7 1 1 0 0          
Tennessee Technological University 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 10,793
University of Memphis 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20,220
University of Tennessee:                    
Chattanooga 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9,807
Knoxville 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 1 30,410
Walters State Community College 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5,918
Metropolitan Counties   23 8 4 3 0          
Anderson 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1  
Bradley 0 4 0 0 0 2 2 0 0  
Cheatham 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0  
Dickson 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0  
Hamilton 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1  
Knox 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 0  
Loudon 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2  
Montgomery 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0  
Rutherford 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1  
Shelby 12 2 0 1 0 3 1 3 8  
Sullivan 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 2  
Tipton 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0  
Washington 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0  
Nonmetropolitan Counties   12 2 3 2 0          
Fentress 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0  
Grundy 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0  
Hardin 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0  
Lawrence 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1  
Marshall 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1  
Monroe 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0  
Scott 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0  
Van Buren 8 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 0  
Weakley 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1  
State Police Agencies   0 0 0 2 0          
Department of Safety 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0  
Other Agencies   1 0 0 0 0          
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0  

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