Billy James Hammett of Marysville was one of three men who pleaded guilty to the 2011 attack at a convenience store in Marysville, 40 miles north of Sacramento.
One of four suspended white students accused of hate crimes against a black student at a California college has pleaded not guilty.
Hate crimes based on the victim’s race, ethnicity or national origin dropped 10 percent last year while making up more than half of complaints.
“I’m part of this community. I do what I can for the homeowners association, for my neighbors, and why would someone want to do that?”
Sutter Buttes Little League coach and board member Suk Dulai discovered a messaged scratched into the side of his truck. “We want no Hindus at SBLL.”
The victim’s family says they don’t have a problem with the length of his sentence, but they’re still hoping to hear two simple words: I’m sorry.
Vandals left a bloody bag full of dead rabbits at the home of a Tracy city councilwoman in the second disturbing find at her home in less than a week.
Tracy police are investigating a hate crime that occurred at the home of prominent black family earlier this week.
Three Yuba County men accused of beating a white man and black woman in an alleged racially motivated attack are facing federal charges for the 2011 assault.
A teenager says she was targeted and terrorized by a complete stranger because of the color of her skin.
A Modesto man was arrested Tuesday after police say he punched a 69-year-old woman who was at a bus stop in a wheelchair, hitting her with a closed fist in the face and then saying “I hate white people.”
A local man has pleaded guilty to a hate crime beating outside an Elk Grove bowling alley earlier this year.