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Four killed in shooting at Jewish school in France

| March 19, 2012 | 0 Comments



Latest updates: France opens terrorism probe into shootings French police close off every street with Jewish institution in country Sarkozy and Hollande suspend campaigning efforts Four people were killed and another seriously wounded in a shooting at a Jewish high school in the southern French city of Toulouse, French media reported on Monday. The shooting […]




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Solomon Schechter vandalized

| October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments



A swastika was scrawled inside a circle on the infield dirt of a baseball field behind the Solomon Schechter Day School in Williston Park and a structure used in a Jewish religious observance was vandalized on the weekend of Oct. 7. The damage to the sukkah, a traditional structure to observe the Jewish harvest ,was […]




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Man in court over Jewish school sex assaults

| September 6, 2011 | 0 Comments



A Balaclava man has appeared in court charged with sexually assaulting children at a Melbourne Jewish school. Locksmith and security guard David Cyprys, 43, was arrested this morning. The alleged offences involved students of Yeshivah College, an orthodox Jewish boys' school in East St Kilda, during the 1980s and early 1990s. The court heard there […]




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Third suspect to surrender in hate crime graffiti case

| October 10, 2010 | 0 Comments



An 18-year-old Island man will surrender to Mercer Island police today in regard to hate crime incidents involving graffiti and vandalism at Northwest Yeshiva High School, St. Monica Catholic Church and a public elementary school on the Island in September. Upon his arrest on Mercer Island, the man will be booked into the King County […]




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Police Make Arrests In Mercer Island Anti-Semitic Vandalism Case

| October 7, 2010 | 0 Comments



MERCER ISLAND, Wash. — Mercer Island Police arrested two people and served search warrants at three Mercer Island Homes Wednesday in the case of anti-Semitic vandalism found at Northwest Yeshiva High School on Sept. 17, police said. These people are suspected to be responsible for three graffiti incidents that occurred on Sept. 14 at Island […]




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Two Schools and One Church On Mercer Island Tagged With Anti-Semitic Graffiti

| September 20, 2010 | 0 Comments



MERCER ISLAND – Mercer Island police are investigating three hate crimes at three local schools, including one where swastikas and anti-Semitic messages were spray painted on the walls of the only Jewish high school in the state of Washington. The graffiti included references to gas chambers. Three older teens caught on surveillance video at around […]




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Jewish School in Sofia daubed with anti-Semitic graffiti

| March 25, 2010 | 1 Comment



Anti-Semitic graffiti was daubed on the walls of Sofia’s Dimcho Debelyanov School, commonly known as the Jewish School, just a few days before the start of Passover. The incident, in which spray-paint was used to draw a Star of David equated with a Nazi swastika, was condemned by the school’s director Vessela Paldumova as an […]




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