Hate crimes are still soaring in the Big Apple — with 13 reported last week alone, NYPD data released Monday shows.
Racist attacks in the city are up 11.4 percent — 98 compared 88 on the year as of Sunday, according to the CompStat data.
Over the same week last year, just one hate crime was reported — but New York City was in the throes of the COVID-19 pandemic and brought to a standstill.
Brandon Elliot was arrested for attack on Asian woman in midtown.
People hold signs as they attend a rally to support Stop Asian Hate at the Logan Square Monument in Chicago, Saturday, March 20, 2021. A diverse crowd gathered to demand justice for the victims of Atlanta, Georgia spa shooting for an end to racism, xenophobia and misogyny. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Fifth Precinct Community Affairs Detective Vincent Cheung is in the Chinatown neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan in New York City on Thursday, April 1, 2021 amid a spike in anti-Asian hate crimes.