ADL 2017 Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents: A Breakdown of the Numbers State-by-State

  • November 2, 2017

ADL’s annual Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents includes both criminal and non-criminal acts of harassment and intimidation, including distribution of hate propaganda, threats and slurs.

The following includes a breakdown of the number of incidents by state during the first three quarters of 2017:

Alabama

  • Vandalism: 0; Harassment: 4; Assault: 0; Total: 4 

Alaska

  • Vandalism: 0; Harassment: 1; Assault: 0; Total: 1 

Arizona

  • Vandalism: 5; Harassment: 14; Assault: 1; Total: 20

Arkansas

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 2; Assault: 0; Total: 3

California

ADL 2017 Audit: California Numbers
  • Vandalism: 75; Harassment: 122; Assault: 0; Total: 197 

Colorado

ADL 2017 Audit: Denver Numbers
  • Vandalism: 21; Harassment: 24; Assault: 1; Total: 46 

Connecticut

  • Vandalism: 13; Harassment: 22; Assault: 0; Total: 35

Delaware

  • Vandalism: 0; Harassment: 6; Assault: 0; Total: 6 

Florida

  • Vandalism: 18; Harassment: 50; Assault: 1; Total: 69 

Georgia

  • Vandalism: 12; Harassment: 33; Assault: 0; Total: 45 

Hawaii

  • Vandalism: 0; Harassment: 1; Assault: 0; Total: 1

Idaho

  • Vandalism: 2; Harassment: 1; Assault: 0; Total: 3 

Illinois

ADL 2017 Audit: Chicago Numbers
  • Vandalism: 17; Harassment: 16; Assault: 0; Total: 33

Indiana

  • Vandalism: 5; Harassment: 5; Assault: 0; Total: 10

Iowa

  • Vandalism: 2; Harassment: 5; Assault: 0; Total: 7

Kansas

  • Vandalism: 2; Harassment: 0; Assault: 0; Total: 2

Kentucky

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 2; Assault: 0; Total: 3

Louisiana

  • Vandalism: 2; Harassment: 6; Assault: 0; Total: 8

Maine

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 1; Assault: 0; Total: 2

Maryland

  • Vandalism: 7; Harassment: 15; Assault: 0; Total: 22 

Massachusetts

ADL 2017 Audit: Boston Numbers
  • Vandalism: 64; Harassment: 53; Assault: 0; Total: 117

Michigan

  • Vandalism: 8; Harassment: 13; Assault: 0; Total: 21 

Minnesota

  • Vandalism: 5; Harassment: 9; Assault: 0; Total: 14

Mississippi

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 0; Assault: 0; Total: 1 

Missouri

  • Vandalism: 4; Harassment: 10; Assault: 0; Total: 14 

Montana

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 2; Assault: 0; Total: 3 

Nebraska

  • Vandalism: 3; Harassment: 3; Assault: 0; Total: 6 

Nevada

  • Vandalism: 7; Harassment: 8; Assault: 0; Total: 15 

New Hampshire

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 3; Assault: 0; Total: 4

New Jersey

  • Vandalism: 24; Harassment: 28; Assault: 0; Total: 52 

New Mexico

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 6; Assault: 0; Total: 7

New York

ADL 2017 Audit: New York Numbers
  • Vandalism: 167; Harassment: 92; Assault: 8; Total: 267 

North Carolina

  • Vandalism: 5; Harassment: 10; Assault: 0; Total: 15

North Dakota

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 0; Assault: 0; Total: 1

Ohio

  • Vandalism: 10; Harassment: 10; Assault 0;  Total: 20 

Oklahoma

  • Vandalism: 0; Harassment: 2; Assault: 0; Total: 2 

Oregon

  • Vandalism: 7; Harassment: 2; Assault: 0; Total: 9 

Pennsylvania

ADL 2017 Audit: Pennsylvania Numbers
  • Vandalism: 31; Harassment: 27; Assault: 0; Total: 58

Rhode Island

  • Vandalism: 2; Harassment: 5; Assault: 0; Total: 7

South Carolina

  • Vandalism: 0; Harassment: 2; Assault: 0; Total: 2 

South Dakota

  • Vandalism: 0; Harassment: 1; Assault: 0; Total: 1 

Tennessee

  • Vandalism: 2; Harassment: 5; Assault: 0; Total: 7

Texas

  • Vandalism: 17; Harassment: 36; Assault: 1; Total: 54

Utah

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 3; Assault: 0; Total: 4 

Vermont

  • Vandalism: 2; Harassment: 0; Assault: 0; Total: 2

Virginia

  • Vandalism: 10; Harassment: 12; Assault: 0; Total: 22 

Washington

  • Vandalism: 7; Harassment: 7; Assault: 0; Total:  14

Washington, DC

ADL 2017 Audit: Washington, D.C. Numbers
  • Vandalism: 10; Harassment: 12; Assault: 0; Total: 22 

West Virginia

  • Vandalism: 2; Harassment: 0; Assault: 0; Total: 2

Wisconsin

  • Vandalism: 7; Harassment: 10; Assault: 0; Total: 17

Wyoming

  • Vandalism: 1; Harassment: 1; Assault: 0; Total: 2

TOTAL (ALL STATES)

  • Vandalism: 584; Harassment: 703; Assault: 12; Total: 1299 

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