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Report: Orange County Hate Crimes Jump 24% In 2019

ABC 7-

Hate crimes in Orange County increased by 24% last year compared to 2018, according to an annual report released Wednesday by the OC Human Relations Commission.

Hate “incidents,” which are reported encounters involving some sort of bigotry that doesn’t rise to the level of a crime, went down in the same period, according to the report.

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