After 2020 Police Budget Cuts, Hate Crimes Explode In Democrat Run Los Angeles

Why is it that so many hate crimes are happening in Democrat run cities?

  • According to a new report from the Los Angeles Times, hate crimes in 2021 in Los Angeles surged 23% to their highest rates in twenty years.
  • The L.A. County Commission on Human Relations reported 786 hate crime victims in 2021, the majority of which were Blacks, Hispanics, LGBTQ people, and Jewish people targeted by violence.
  • The increase in hate crimes comes in the wake of then-Mayor Eric Garcetti’s vow to cut the police budget by $150 million at the height of the Black Lives Matter protests.