Hate Crime Archives

Empire Star Jussie Smollett Pleads "Not Guility" to Disorderly Conduct Charges
The second set of charges are related to the follow-up interview Smollett had with police about the alleged attack later that same day. The new set of charges carry a sentencing range of probabation to four years in prison, though most prosecution and defense experts have said since his arrest that Smollett will most likely cut[...]
'Empire' EPs Remove Jussie Smollett's Character from Final Season 5 Eps
At the time of the assault, Chicago Police announced that the attack was being treated as a "possible hate crime." Originally picked up by Chicago PD on February 13 and questioned for 48 hours as "persons of interest" in the alleged attack, the Osundairo brothers are now "fully" cooperating with law enforcement Both brothers have been[...]
'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett Released on $100,000 Bond
At the time of the assault, Chicago Police announced that the attack was being treated as a "possible hate crime." Originally picked up by Chicago PD on February 13 and questioned for 48 hours as "persons of interest" in the alleged attack, siblings Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundairo are now reported to be "fully" cooperating with law enforcement[...]
Jussie Smollett FULL Interview on alleged attack | ABC News Exclusive
At the time of the assault, Chicago Police announced that the attack was being treated as a "possible hate crime." Originally picked up by Chicago PD on February 13 and questioned for 48 hours as "persons of interest" in the alleged attack, siblings Olabinjo and Abimbola Osundairo are now reported to be "fully" cooperating with law enforcement[...]
Jussie Smollett FULL Interview on alleged attack | ABC News Exclusive
Cr: Chuck Hodes/FOX. "As a victim of a hate crime who has cooperated with the police investigation, Jussie Smollett is angered and devastated by recent reports that the perpetrators are individuals he is familiar with He has now been further victimized by claims attributed to these alleged perpetrators that Jussie played a role in his own[...]
Jussie Smollett's Family: Attacks "Inhumane Acts of Domestic Terrorism"; CPD Release "Persons of Interest" Images
Less than 48 hours after Empire star Jussie Smollett was hopitalized following an assault in Chicago that law enforcement is describing as a "possible hate crime," the Smollett family and Underground's Jurnee Smollett-Bell have released a statement condemning the attack, the perpetrators, and similar hate crimes (see below). The Chicago Police Department confirmed that in the early hours of January[...]
LeBron James Target Of A Hate Crime
His Los Angeles area home was the target of a hate crime according to TMZ The report says that someone spray painted the N-word on the front gate and police are now investigating the Hate Crime They are checking with neighbors in hopes of finding security footage showing the vandals. James purchased the house in 2015[...]