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Hate Crime Reports Surge Across Mountain States Region in 2019

    The number of reported hate crimes spiked in Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming in 2019, according to the FBI’s annual hate crime report released on Monday. In Colorado, the number of reported incidents increased by 74 percent between 2018 and 2019. In New Mexico, the increase was 79 percent. After zero incidents were reported in Wyoming in 2018,

One Year Later: Plot to Bomb Pueblo’s Temple Emanuel

November marks one year since the FBI arrested Richard Holzer for plotting to bomb Temple Emanuel Synagogue in Pueblo, CO. ADL welcomed last month’s announcement by the U.S. Department of Justice that Holzer had pled guilty to federal hate crime and other charges. ADL Mountain States Regional Director Scott Levin thanked the law enforcement agencies involved in the arrest and

Mountain States Spotlight with ADL Intern Kelsey Grim

The ADL Mountain States Region welcomes Kelsey Grim as a 2020-21 intern! Kelsey will be working remotely with the Mountain States team and is also participating in two national research projects. Born and raised in Denver, CO, Kelsey is very excited about the opportunity to intern with ADL Mountain States Region and get more involved with the community she calls