Blackburn decorator daubed Muslim man's walls with racist abuse and drawing of pig’s head - Ukip spokesman apologises for retweet of racially charged slogan - Gang hurl rocks at Preston mosque - Nike and Adidas promote radically inclusive visions of society in two powerful new ads - Archbishop of Canterbury attacks Government for scrapping child refugee scheme - Public cash paying for growth of fake news - UK government hires M&C Saatchi to fight far-right threat - Man denies making offensive posts about Muslims on social media - Telford shop attacked in 'absurd' Britain First race hate video - Muslim teacher wins €9,000 in Berlin discrimination case

Assaults or attacks on persons of Muslim Background

Hate Crimes 2016

Assaults or attacks on persons of Muslim Background

  1. Muslim cabbie allegedly assaulted and robbed of £500 charity collection. The Guardian and London Evening Standard, 8 January 2016
  2. Police appeal for witnesses after Muslim cab drivers attacked in Oldham city centre. Manchester Evening News, 19 January 2016
  3. Teenager handed community order for attack on taxi driver. Nottingham Post, 19 January 2016
  4. Man fined over racist assault. The Courier and the Fife Reporter, 20 January 2016
  5. Muslim male reports assault on London tube. East London News, 21 January 2016
  6. Twins sentenced for racial assault of Algerian national on city bus. Gazette Live, 25 January 2016
  7. Muslim woman allegedly abused in Asda store in Gosforth. ITV News and Chronicle Live, 25 January 2016. Man charged in connection with alleged Islamophobic assault at Asda in Gosforth. Chronicle Live, 26 January 2016
  8. Muslim taxi driver relays hate crime assault that left him in fear of his life. Evening Telegraph, 26 January 2016
  9. Arrest warrant issued for man accused of racist offence after he fails to attend court. Press and Journal, 26 January 2016
  10. Man sentenced for “suicide bomber” abuse and assault. South Wales Evening Post, 1 February 2016
  11. Muslim taxi driver filmed footage of passenger’s late night abuse. Huddersfield Examiner and The Mirror, 1 February 2016
  12. Court issues arrest warrant for man found guilty of racist assault on Muslim cabbie. Lancashire Telegraph, 8 February 2016
  13. Two men assaulted at Flint station, BTP investigates suspected hate crime. News North Wales, 4 February 2016. Man arrested on suspicion of racially aggravated abuse over railway station attack. Daily Post, 9 February 2016
  14. Woman handed community order for assault on Muslim man in Bolton. Bolton News, 9 February 2016
  15. Two men on trial for brutal murder of 81 year old Muslim grandfather, Muhsin Ahmed. Yorkshire Post, 9 February 2016
  16. Man jailed for racist assaults on taxi drivers. Staffs Live, 15 February 2016
  17. Man handed community sentence for racist street assault in Hereford. Ledbury Reporter, 15 February 2016
  18. Suspended sentence for man who assaulted Muslim cabbie in Portsmouth. Portsmouth News, 17 February 2016
  19. Three women in court suspected of Islamophobic attack on Muslim female, case adjourned. Daily Mail, 17 February 2016
  20. Man sentenced for assault on taxi driver in Fife. The Courier, 18 February 2016
  21. Pair jailed over vicious assault on Muslim taxi driver. Motherwell Times, 21 February 2016
  22. Man faces possible jail sentence for head butting Muslim doctor in the street. Nottingham Post, 21 February 2016
  23. Man found guilty of murder of 81 year old, Muhsin Ahmed. BBC News and Daily Mail, 26 February 2016. Two men jailed for murder of Muhsin Ahmed. BBC News, 29 February 2016
  24. Man handed suspended sentence for cab driver assault. The Telegraph and Argus, 26 February 2016
  25. Man sentenced over air rage abuse and assault incident. Mirror and Daily Express, 26 February 2016
  26. Cumbrian man receives suspended sentence for assault on Turkish male. News and Star, 26 February 2016
  27. Asian man has top of his finger chopped off in suspected hate crime in Rotherham. The Star, The Mirror and BBC News, 29 February 2016. Man arrested on suspicion of ‘meat cleaver’ assault in Rotherham. ITN News, 29 February 2016
  28. Man fined for abuse and assault outside Sussex kebab shop. Crawley News, 3 March 2016
  29. Man charged in railway assault incident.  The Leader, 4 March 2016
  30. Man sentenced for brutal assault on Muslim pizza delivery driver. Pontefract & Castleford Express, Yorkshire Evening Post and Telegraph & Argus 6 March 2016
  31. Muslim student has face veil pulled off at Kings College campus on Strand, London Evening Standard and Roar News, 7 March 2016
  32. Two men fined for racist abuse and assault on Muslim male in Crawley. Crawley News, 16 March 2016
  33. Muslim worker has headscarf pulled and called “f****** Muslim” in Poundland. Sutton Guardian, 17 March 2016
  34. Two men plead guilty to assault on Turkish takeaway worker. York Press, 18 March 2016
  35. Community order for man who stabbed Asian saying “God told me to do it” The Metro, The Mirror and Chronicle, 22 March 2016
  36. Two convicted of racial assault and harassment of woman in Lidl car park. The Mirror, Evening Standard, BBC News and  Daily Mail, 23 March 2016.  Women handed community sentences for car park assault. Croydon Guardian, 26 March 2016
  37. Man sentenced for abuse and assault on Muslim male in Oxfordshire. The Herald, 24 March 2016
  38. Woman sentenced for assaulting Huddersfield taxi driver. The Huddersfield Examiner, 31 March 2016
  39. Hospital order for woman accused on racist and other offences. Telegraph and Argus, 5 April 2016
  40. Three men arrested over alleged assault on Muslim woman in Hastings. Hastings Observer, 7 April 2016
  41. Man who abused and assaulted Asian women handed community sentence. Northampton News, 15 April 2016
  42. Two women fined for racist abuse of Iranian doorman. Sunderland Echo, 25 April 2016
  43. 10 year old Muslim boy abused and punched while playing in Hull Park. Hull Daily Mail, 26 April 2016
Hate Crimes 2015

Assaults or attacks on persons of Muslim Background

  1. Gang jailed for “campaign of hatred” against Muslims in Leicester. Leicester Mercury, 8 February 2015.
  2. Muslim woman in burqa abused on bus in Walthamstow. Waltham Forest Guardian, 25 February 2015.
  3. Man who racially abused and punched taxi drivers walks free from court, Huddersfield Daily Examiner, 4 March 2015.
  4. Caught on his own CCTV beating up taxi driver – is this Lancashire’s most stupid racist?, Lancashire Evening Post, 9 March 2015.
  5. Man found guilty of ‘attempted murder’ after assault on Turkish shopkeeper. Daily Mail, 11 March 2015.
  6. Boy, 16, in court charged with murder of Muslim woman in Colchester. Daily Mail, 30 May 2015.
  7. Islamophobia incident on United Airlines. Guardian, 31 May 2015. Huffington Post, 30 May 2015.
  8. Bradford father of two feels lucky to be alive after assault by group outside pub. Telegraph and Argus, 2 June.
  9. Muslim woman punched and her headscarf pulled off during school run. Evening Standard, 5 June 2015. Independent on Sunday, 7 June 2015.
  10. Police investigating officers seen laughing in photos after Muslim woman is violently attacked. East London Lines, 18 June 2015.
  11. Teenager injured in racist attack outside Coventry mosque. Coventry Telegraph, 22 June 2015.
  12. Asian dentist violently attacked in Rigby reprisal attack. BBC News, 22 June 2015. The Times, 23 June 2015.
  13. Police investigate hate crime incident after man leaving Nuneaton mosque hit by egg. Nuneaton News and Coventry Telegraph, 23 June 2015.
  14. Muslim woman abused and assaulted by car passenger while out walking. Belfast Live, 27 June 2015.
  15. Two Muslims hit by eggs in suspected hate crime in Epsom. Epsom Surrey, 30 June 2015.
  16.  Surrey police confirm “spate” of egg-throwing incidents targeting Muslims. Epsom Guardian, 1 July 2015.
  17. Woman arrested for attack on Muslim woman in Portadown, NI. Portadown Times, 1 July 2015.
  18. Three women to appear in court over attack on Muslim woman. Croydon Advertiser, 7 July 2015.
  19. Police hunt man who tried to remove woman’s hijab on a train. ITV News and Mirror, 24 July 2015.
  20. Racist thug caught on CCTV slashing Turkish shopkeeper’s neck jailed for life. Daily Mail, 28 July 2015.
  21. Elderly Muslim man brutally assaulted on way to mosque. BBC News, 11 August 2015.
  22. Muslim woman abused and assaulted at Wembley bus stop. The Kilburn Times, 7 August 2015.
  23. Man given community service sentence for assault on Muslim teenager last summer.  14 August 2015.
  24. Man jailed for killing Muslim over a cigarette. Chronicle Live, 16 August 2015.
  25. Muslim viciously beaten by gang while shopping in Stockport. Manchester Evening News, 19 August 2015.
  26. Muslims hit by air rifle pellets near mosque. Lancashire Telegraph, 20 August 2015.
  27. Ex-EDL leader arrested for alleged Muslim prisoner attack. Daily Star, 9 September 2015.
  28. Man pleads guilty to anti-Muslim abuse and assault outside nightclub. Exeter Express and Echo, 9 September 2015.
  29. Saudi female student attacked on Dublin bus. The Journal, 15 September 2015.
  30. Two men jailed for assault in Exeter city centre. Exeter Express and Echo, 09 October 2015.
  31. Man jailed for vicious assault on customer in kebab shop. Western Telegraph, 15 October 2015.
  32. Trial of prisoner in alleged anti-Muslim assault case postponed. Western Gazette, 28 October 2015.
  33. Polish man arrested by immigration officials after court judgement in race hate attack. The Daily Echo, 29 October 2015.
  34. Police appeal for witnesses to alleged Islamophobic assault on south London bus. The Independent, 2 November 2015
  35. Police release images of two women sought in connection with Islamophobic incident on London bus. Sky NewsEvening Standard and London 24, 16 December 2015
  36. Man sentenced for drunken attack on taxi driver. Liverpool Echo, 4 November 2015.
  37. Man, 25, jailed for racially aggravated attack on Shipley curry house manager. Telegraph and Argus, 6 November 2015
  38. Met release CCTV image of young men wanted in connection with suspected racial attack on London bus. BBC News, Irish Independent and Get West London , 11 November 2015
  39. Hijab-wearing woman allegedly pushed onto tube train track in central London. Daily Mail, Evening Standard,13 November 2015.
  40. Fife Muslim couple attacked at their takeaway shop. STV News,The Courier and Fife Today, 18 November 2015
  41. Teenager brutally assaulted by racists who called him a “terrorist”. Gloucestershire Echo, 25 November 2015
  42. Student earns praise for helping pregnant Muslim woman after race hate attack in Leeds, Herts Advertiser, 27 November 2015
  43. Two women who urinated in front of Muslim couple praying in park given suspended sentences, Plymouth Herald, 30 November 2015
  44. Alleged Islamophobic incidents on Edinburgh University campus, The Student, 30 November 2015
  45. Muslim student punched in broad daylight in Birmingham in suspected hate crime, Birmingham Mail,Metro and Mirror, 1 December 2015
  46. Police renew appeal for witnesses to Muslim teenager’s golf club attack, Gloucestershire Echo , 2 December 2015
  47. Man who yelled “I’ll show you who Lee Rigby was” at assault victim sentenced to 10 years, Stoke Sentinel, 4 December 2015
  48. Man in court over alleged taxi driver assault. The Luton on Sunday,  4 December 2015Ex-Luton Town footballer cleared of taxi driver abuse charges. Luton on Sunday, 8 December 2015
  49. Two men sentenced for Boxing Day assault on Asian taxi driver. Bromsgrove Advertiser, 10 December 2015
  50. Man sentenced for offences including racist abuse of Turkish shop owner. Exeter Express and Echo, 18 December 2015
  51. Teenager given community order for assault of Muslims in grocery shop. Daily Record, 29 December 2015
  52. Muslim man left with broken leg after suspected Islamophobic assault in East London. London Evening Standard and The Mirror. 29 December 2015
Hate Crimes 2014
  1. Jail for Leeds thug who threw can of alcohol over Muslim woman. Yorkshire Evening Post, 6 December 2014
  2. ‘I am not a bomber – look beyond my hijab’. The Portsmouth News, 8 December 2014
  3. Deansgate Hilton race-rant bride Kirsty Bigland is spared jail. Daily MailManchester Evening News, 9 December 2014
  4. Man admits spitting at Muslim woman at Cabot Circus. BBC News, 11 December 2014
  5. Assaults on Asian women in Walthamstow. This is Local London, 12 December 2014.
  6. Police hunt four white men over racist attacks on young Asian women in Walthamstow. London Evening Standard, 12 December 2014
  7. Isle of Wight EDL leader in court over coffee shop incidents. Isle of Wight Country Press, 18 December 2014
  8. Imam who was blinded in one eye after assault says he forgives attackers. Hull Daily Mail, 28 December 2014.
  9. Man wanted for racist attack after Farnworth EDL march. Islamophobia Watch and Bolton News, 15 January 2014
  10. Six teenagers charged with racially abusing mosque worshippers. Birmingham Mail28 January 2014.
  11. Four charged after Pilton racist attack. Edinburgh News, 11 February 2014.
  12. Jail for James Carpenter, Benjamin Gordon and Daniel White after racist taunts at victim Sarfaraz Khan in Folkestone. Kent Online, 17 February 2014.
  13. Gang jailed for attack on restaurant staff. The Cambridge News,  19 February 2014.
  14. Man suffers face and shoulder injuries after being assaulted in racial attack in Glasgow’s city centre. Daily Record, 25 February 2014
  15. Taxi driver ‘scared for his life’ after attack and racial abuse in Bacup. Rossendale Free Press, 27 February 2014
  16. Man’s nose broken after alleged racially aggravated assault. Get Bucks, 11 March 2014.
  17. Bristol police investigating racist attack in Poundstretcher, Bedminster. Bristol Post, 20 March 2014.
  18. Three men held after Asian man left seriously hurt in racist attack. Herald Scotland, 6 April 2014.
  19. Police seek man after railway station attack. The Telegraph and Argus, 24 April 2014.
  20. Teenagers ‘terrorised’ Muslim community in town. Express and Star, 30 April 2014
  21. Boy, 12, taken to hospital after racist attack by teenager in street. STV, 13 May 2014.
  22. Racists target north Belfast home – and then return to attack its occupants. The Guardian, 1 June 2014 and Belfast Telegraph.
  23.  Pakistani man vows to flee Northern Ireland after race-hate attacks, blaming anti-Islamic atmosphere. Islamophobia Watch, 2 June 2014.
  24. Thug who smashed elderly Muslim man’s skull in Uxbridge racist attack has sentence cut. Get West London, 4 June 2014.
  25. Teenager who shattered 79-year-old’s skull during brutal racist attack has sentence REDUCED. The Daily Mirror, 6 June 2014
  26. Fatal Attack Victim Was Wearing Muslim Dress. Sky News, 18 June 2014
  27. Essex Muslim student murder, statements from local MP and PCC. 19 June 2014.
  28. Horror as Imam is attacked on his way home from mosque. Derby Telegraph, 27 June 2014 and Burton Mail, 28 June 2014
  29. Police appeal for fresh information on Hull imam attack. BBC News, 3 July 2014.
  30. Muslim girl spat at and racially abused in Bristol city centre. The Bristol Post, 17 July 2014
  31. Middle East events impact on anti-Muslim hate crime in the UK. Bristol Post, 24 July 2014.
  32. Bristol Muslim woman’s shock at being spat at and verbally abused. Islamophobia Watch and Bristol Post, 24 July 2014.
  33. Muslim spitting incident: police release CCTV images of suspect, Islamophobia Watch. Bristol Post, 28 July 2014.
  34. Avon and Somerset Police arrest man over alleged racist spitting incident. Bristol Post and Western Gazette, 31 July 2014.
  35. Faruk Ali attack allegation: Two police officers facing charges. BBC News, 6 August 2014
  36. Two officers suspended after alleged attack on autistic Muslim man. The Daily MailBBC and The Daily Telegraph, 6 August 2014.
  37. Elswick racist jailed after family driven out of their new home.  The Chronicle, 10 August 2014
  38. Muslim woman’s niqab pulled from her face by Belgium diplomat.  The Times, 19 August and The Daily Mail, 20 August 2014.
  39. Prisoners sent letter bombs in race hate campaign waged from within prison walls. BBC NewsDaily Telegraph 4 September 2014, Yorkshire Post, ExaminerHalifax Courier, 5 September 2014 and Hull Daily Mail, 6 September 2014.
  40. Man charged for assaulting Muslim woman in Bristol. BBC News, 24 September 2014.
  41. Racist thugs attack Laindon boy, age 12. Basildon Recorder and Southend Echo, 1 October 2014 .
  42. ‘Muslim men are raping women’ – investment banker caught on camera launching racist rant on train. Islamophobia Watch and Daily Mirror, 14 October 2014.
  43. Racist Darwen teen jailed for throwing pot noodle at Asian boys walking home from Mosque. Lancashire Telegraph, 15 October 2014
  44. Cabbie scarred for life after alleged race-hate stabbing. Daily MirrorRochdale Online and Manchester Evening News, 29 October 2014
  45. Man given community sentence for ripping niqab from Muslim woman. BBC News and STV News, 31 October 2014.
  46. Woman who had her veil ripped off her face hits out after sheriff allows racist attacker to dodge jail. The Daily Record, 1 November 2014
  47. Muslim student’s headscarf torn off as she’s branded ‘terrorist p*ki’. Islamophobia Watch and Mancunian Matters, 5 November 2014.
  48. IRR. Car wash worker describes horror of racist attack. St. Helens Star, 7 November 2014
  49. Cab company cars damaged after rumours of drivers telling passengers to ‘remove poppies’. The Weston Mercury, 11 November 2014
  50. Newlywed couple on charges after racial assault on hotel security guard. Daily Mail and Manchester Evening News, 11 November 2014.
Hate Crimes 2013
  1. Mosque leader appeals for calm after attack in Hull. The Guardian, 6 December 2013.
  2. Raw bacon thrown in Wigan service station ‘racist’ attack. BBC News, 29 November 2013.
  3. Newcastle Nurse Attacked Over Hijab. On Islam, 23 October 2013.
  4. White supremacist admits murdering pensioner and mosque attacks. ITV News, 25 October 2013.
  5. Ukrainian white supremacist launched one man race war. The Telegraph, 21 October 2013.
  6. Muslim woman wearing niqab attacked on Metro. Islamophobia Watch, 16 October 2013.
  7. Woman fined for hitting burka-wearer in Woolwich. BBC News, 4 October 2013.
  8. Three men injured in Glasgow city centre race attack. BBC News, 30 September 2013.
  9. Face veils: ‘Man tried to pull off my niqab,’ says 14-year-old. BBC News, 19 September 2013.
  10. Horrific attack on 55-year-old Muslim woman. Islamic Human Rights Commission, 1 August 2013.
  11. Golfer jailed after racist abuse and assault on Newport taxi driver. South Wales Argus, 21 July 2013.
  12. Three charged with attack on Muslim man. Uxbridge Gazette, 11 July 2013.
  13. Race attack driver: Police took 41 days to respond. The Scotsman, 5 July 2013.
  14. Racist thug from Dartford who beat up innocent man on Underground narrowly avoids jail. News Shopper, 14 June 2013.
  15. Thug tries to snatch Muslim woman’s veil. Leicester Mercury, 11 June 2013.
  16. 78-year-old Asian woman physically assaulted as she becomes latest victim of racist backlash against town’s Muslims. Bucks Herald, 5 June 2013.
  17. Lee Rigby murder sparks rise in anti-Muslim attacks at Finsbury Park Mosque. Islington Gazette, 29 May 2013.
  18. Teen charged over ‘racist’ attack. Herald Scotland, 5 May 2013.
  19. Suspected arson attack on Muslim home in Shotton. ENGAGE, 4 April 2013.
  20. Man jailed for punch attack on teenage girl in Plaistow. BBC News, 25 February 2013.
  21. Racial attack in Colchester: police appeal. Brentwood Gazette, 3 February 2013.
  22. Teenage girl, 16, pulled hijab from Muslim woman’s head and punched mother-to-be in racist attack. Daily Mail, 22 January 2013.
  23. Seven sentenced for violence after English Defence League demonstration in Cleckheaton. Dewsbury Reporter, 15 January 2013.
  24. Birmingham teen sentenced for attack outside mosque. ENGAGE, 14 January 2013.
  25. Criminals you brought to justice: Woman punched schoolboy on Hull bus and man stole CCTV camera from mosque. Hull Daily Mail, 9 January 2013.
  26. Two Asian men attacked on New Years Day, Kent News, 7th January 2013
Hate Crimes 2012
  1. Woman jailed over racist assault in Glasgow play park, BBC News, 31st December 2012
  2. EDL supporters plead guilty to racist offences following protest, Islamophobia Watch, 10th December 2012
  3. Thug, 34, admits punching 16-year-old girl unconscious in shocking random street attack which was caught on CCTV, Daily Mail, 23rd November 2012
  4. Man jailed for throwing sword at Muslim men, BBC News, 17th November 2012
  5. Football star’s son sentenced for racist abuse of woman, The Sun, 8th November 2012
  6. Police hunting racist thug for street attack, Evening Times, 1st November 2012
  7. Shocking moment mother leaves her baby in pram to kick and stamp on total stranger in race attack in front of other families, Daily Mail, 1st November 2012
  8. Woman spared prison after racist attack, BBC News, 26th October 2012
  9. Melton man jailed after knife incident outside London mosque, Leicester Mercury, 16th October 2012
  10. Driver target of racist abuse during EDL protest, BBC News, 10th October 2012
  11. Man guilty of racially abusing police officer, Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express, 3rd October 2012
  12. Delivery driver who crashed his van and died after being stabbed in the neck ‘may have been victim of racist attack’, Daily Mail, 24th September 2012
  13. Bradford college student abused and spat on, Yorkshire Post, 18th September 2012
  14. Students’ racism fears after cars attacked by arson thugs in Sunderland, Sunderland Echo, 12th September 2012
  15. Racial abuse pair banned from Bulwell newsagents for five years, Nottingham Post, 24th August 2012
  16. Woman sentenced for attack on two women in headscarves, Daily Mail, 16th August 2012
  17. Muslim youth subjected to Islamophobia, racism and hate crime at chess championship, Islamic Human Rights Commission, 10th August 2012
  18. Man who attacked taxi driver avoids prison, Lancashire Evening Post, 23rd August 2012
  19. EDL member sentenced for breaking mans jaw in attack, Islamophobia Watch, 18th July 2012
  20. Blairgowrie teenager fined for racist attack on chip shop worker, The Courier, 18th July 2012
  21. Family living in fear after racist attack, The Star, 11th July 2012
  22. Man sentenced for pulling woman’s niqab from face, BBC, 4th July 2012
  23. Man who attacked Muslims banned from going near mosque, Northampton Chronicle, 29th June 2012
  24. Woman turned away from parents evening for refusing to remove niqab, Daily Mail, 24th June 2012
  25. Racial abuse witnesses (man on bicycle attacked), Plymouth Herald, 1st June 2012
  26. Woman EDL protester escaped jail term over police assault, Huddersfield Daily Examiner, 23rd February 2012 (incident occurred in June 2012)
  27. Man who attached Muslim couple with scaffold pole given indeterminate prison sentence, Exeter Express and Echo, 17th May 2012
  28. Woman jailed for drunken racist assault on Muslim family, Shields Gazette, 10th May 2012
  29. Plymouth man admits racist assault on worker, Plymouth Herald, 8th May 2012
  30. Actress sentenced for racially abusing Muslim taxi driver, The Independent, 2nd May 2012
  31. Twelve EDL supporters admit public order offences after protests outside MEP’s home, Lancashire Evening Post, 27th April 2012
  32. Man forcibly removes woman’s niqab in Solihull, West Midlands Police, 17th April 2012
  33. Dewsbury man David Lee Matthews set fire to woman’s hair (and abused Asian man passing by), Huddersfield Daily Examiner, 14 April 2012
  34. EDL supporter who threatened elderly Asian men given suspended prison sentence, Halifax Courier, 10th April 2012
  35. Four locked up for slashing teen, Dewsbury Reporter, 30th March 2012
  36. Muslim man fired for having a beard, Croydon Guardian, 29th March 2012
  37. Two Saudi women in Norwich verbally and racially abused for wearing veils, Norwich Evening News, 23rd March 2012
  38. Three found guilty for attack on Muslim taxi driver, Lancashire Evening Post, 23rd March 2012
  39. Police appeal after Yorkshire EDL demo leaves trail of violence, Yorkshire Post, 21st March 2012
  40. Racist attack on 12-year-old strikes Edinburgh, Digital Journal, 20th March 2012
  41. Female shop owner and two yound daughters attacked by thugs, Daily Mail, 14th March 2012
  42. Nine people banned from Daggers ground after shouting racist abuse at children, Barking and Dagenham Post, 8th March 2012
  43. EDL member accused of threatening Muslim man, Northampton Chronicle and Echo, 6th March 2012
  44. EDL supporter banned from mosque after attacks in Dagenham follow EDL protest, Barking and Dagenham Post, 28th February 2012
  45. Plymouth’s top cop ‘sickened’ as man’s leg is broken in race attack, Plymouth Herald, 25th February 2012
  46. Jail for racist thug who shouted ‘EDL’ when he attacked a taxi driver, Derby Telegraph, 30th January 2012
  47. Cumbrian man accused Muslim of ‘planning bombs’, Cumbria News and Star, 28th January 2012
  48. EDL supporter attacked family with knives, threatened to kill them, Islamophobia Watch, 27th January 2012
  49. 11 year old girl attacked for wearing headscarf, BBC, 19th January 2012
  50. Asian taxi driver attacked by drunken men, Reading Post, 9th January 2012
Hate Crimes 2011
  1. Man who urinated on Muslim’s trainers found guilty of religiously-aggravated common assault, Get Bracknell, 19th December 2011
  2. Male gang abuse Muslim woman in Telford, Shropshire Star, 1st December 2011
  3. Muslim graduate alleges racist attack by police, Metro, 17th November 2011
  4. Woman pleads guilty to racially aggravated abuse of Muslim woman, Ilford Recorder, 14th November 2011
  5. Muslim man attacked by three men on way to mosque, Fulham Chronicle, 9th November 2011
  6. Ahmadiyya book stall attacked by EDL, Halesowen News, 17th October 2011
  7. Teen who attacked pensioner outside mosque given three years, BBC, 6th October 2011
  8. Teen admits violent attack on elderly Muslim man in Kilmarnock, Kilmarnock Standard, 16th September 2011
  9. Man attacked on way to mosque in Essex, Echo, 22nd August 2011
  10. 71 year old man sustains serious facial injuries after attack as he opened mosque, Cumnock Chronicle, 15th July 2011
  11. Prison sentence for man who ripped burqa from woman’s head, The Courier, 13th July 2011
  12. Muslim man faces religious discrimination from boss including offensive, derogatory and Islamophobic email circulation, Muslim News, 27th May 2011
  13. Salma Yaqoob recieves racist and threatening emails from extremists, Birmingham Post, 25th May 2011
  14. Gainsborough man convicted with racially aggravated harrasment of Muslims, Gainsborough Standard, 16th May 2011
  15. Off-duty Muslim police officer assaulted in Lincoln, This is Lincolnshire, 6th May 2011
  16. Babar Ahmad assaulted by police during forced raid, Reuters, 4th May 2011
  17. Muslim woman attacked by gang of school girls, Sutton Guardian, 21st April 2011
  18. Muslim family attacked because woman wore headscarf, Herald Scotland, 17th April 2011
  19. Muslim girl sustains facial injuries after attack for refusal to remove headscarf, Press TV, 13th April 2011
  20. Police probe racist bullying of Muslim school girl, Manchester Evening News, 13th April 2011
  21. New research claims veiled Muslim women are under attack, University of Leicester, 4th April 2011
  22. Man fined for racist abuse at Muslims, Scotsman, 18th March 2011
  23. Man gets ten year CRASBO for racially aggravated threats towards Muslims including children, Lincolnshire Police, 10th March 2011
Hate Crimes 2010
  1. Veiled woman refused bus ride- BBC, 23rd July 2010
  2. Muslim reverts face physical and verbal Islamophobic abuse, The Times, 29th May 2010
Select by Year: