Thursday, 27 April, 2017

Police investigating possible vandalism at Jewish cemetery in Brooklyn

Vandalised Jewish tombstones at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Philadelphia Vandalised Jewish tombstones at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Philadelphia
Tracy Craig | 06 March, 2017, 00:25

Police investigated the reports of possible vandalism at Washington Cemetery, a Jewish burial ground on Bay Parkway in Midwood.

The NYPD said after consultation with the management of the Washington Cemetery in Brooklyn, it was determined the 42 tombstones came down as a result of a number of factors.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will launch a statewide investigation of the vandalism at the Waad Hakolel Cemetery in Rochester, New York, and the overall rise in crimes targeting Jewish organizations throughout the state.

A hate-crime task force is investigating whether the damage to the granite and marble tombstones at Washington Cemetery in Brooklyn was intentional.

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The vandalism comes amid a string of some 100 hoax bomb threats phoned in to at least 81 Jewish community centers (JCCs) and Jewish day schools across the United States and Canada in five waves of harassment.

'New York state by its definition is a celebration of diversity, it accepts all, we believe in the spirit of inclusion and we live by discrimination of none.

He'll also host a New York State-Israel Economic Development working lunch with the mayor of Jerusalem. Over the weekend, police arrested a man accused of making at least 8 of the bomb threats.

Thompson was charged with one count of cyberstalking, which carries a maximum sentence of five years in prison.

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