ADL Welcomes Arrest of White Supremacist Suspected of Shooting at Wayne Community College

Washington, DC, April 17, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) welcomed the arrest of a known white supremacist in connection with a fatal shooting of a gay man on Monday at Wayne Community College in Goldsboro, North Carolina, in what many suspect may have been an act of violence motivated by hate. David Friedman, ADL’s…
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ADL Commends Law Enforcement for Arrest of Shaare Torah Synagogue Vandal

Washington, DC, April 16, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today commended the Montgomery County Police Department and the Gaithersburg Police Department for the arrest in connection with the April 7 vandalism of the Shaare Torah Synagogue in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Tami Cohen, ADL’s Washington, DC Assistant Regional Director, issued the following statement: “We commend the…
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Washington, DC Regional Office Launches Words to Action

In an effort to provide resources for students around the country who encounter anti-Israel bias and anti-Semitism on college campuses, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) recently launched its new Words to Action program. Words to Action is an interactive training designed to empower students to recognize and understand contemporary anti-Semitism, identify anti-Israel bias, and practice response…
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Training the Next Generation of Police Chiefs

Seventeen deputy police chiefs from across the United States and Canada participated in a full-day Law Enforcement and Society (LEAS) training session as participants in the Police Executive Leadership Institute (PELI), an innovative leadership development program created by Charles Ramsey, Commissioner of the Philadelphia Police Department and former Chief of Police of the Washington, DC…
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