A spate of incidents has seen visibly Jewish men physically assaulted in Stamford Hill, most of them seemingly occurring on the same day.
On 28th October, outside Sainsbury’s in Stamford Hill, a man reportedly assaulted a visibly Jewish man and tried to knock off his hat. Failing, he then yelled: “I tried but didn’t manage.”
If you have any more information, please contact the police on 101 or Stamford Hill Shomrim on 0300 999 0123, quoting reference number: CAD 4548 28/10/22
In an incident on Durlston Road, a man on a bicycle reportedly attacked a visibly Jewish man and knocked his hat off. This reference number is: CAD 4663 28/10/22
In yet another incident that day, a man on a bicycle again assaulted a Jewish man in Clapton Common, knocking his hat off and punching him. This reference number is: CAD 4766 28/10/22
It was also reported that a Jewish man, also in Clapton Common, was assaulted to the point of having a bloody eye. This reference number is: 4630257/22
Campaign Against Antisemitism works closely with Shomrim, with whom we have a data-sharing agreement.
Campaign Against Antisemitism’s analysis of Home Office statistics shows that an average of over three hate crimes are directed at Jews every single day in England and Wales, with Jews more than four times likelier to be targets of hate crimes than any other faith group.