It has been reported that a gang in Stamford Hill, understood to be operating on the Webb Estate, have been involved in three recent antisemitic incidents involving attacks Jewish homes and heinous threats against Jews.
The first incident took place on Craven Walk in Stamford Hill at the end of May, as four youths attacked the front door of a Jewish home (CAD 7646 30/05/21).
The second incident, also on Craven Walk the next day, involved the Webb Estate gang throwing rocks at Jewish homes (CAD 5790 31/05/21).
A third incident, reported today, saw the same gang sitting on a garden fence belonging to a Jewish person. The gang members swore at both the victim and her eight-year-old daughter, and then threatened to “blow up the house” (CAD 3728 02/06/21).
All three incidents were reported by Stamford Hill Shomrim, the Jewish volunteer neighbourhood watch patrol.
If you have any more information regarding any of these incidents, please contact the police on 101 or Stamford Hill Shomrim on 0300 999 0123, quoting the relevant reference number.
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 almost four times more likely to be targets of hate crimes than any other faith group.
Campaign Against Antisemitism’s Antisemitism Barometer 2020 showed that three in five British Jews believe that the authorities, in general, are not doing enough to address and punish antisemitism.