The number of hate crimes reported in Missouri has reached its highest in several years. In 2020, 115 hate crimes were reported in Missouri – the highest in nine years. The FBI St. Louis Division says that compares to 66 in 2018. During a press conference, FBI Special Agent in Charge, Richard Quinn, says hate crimes are traditionally under-reported.
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