Safe Talk: What Is a Hate Crime? With Caryn Stepner and Tracy Keeton, Nassau County DA’s Hate Crimes Unit


On the second episode of Safe Talk, we look at what is a hate crime, how are hate crimes prosecuted, and what should you do if you believe you may be the victim of such a crime. We sat down with Caryn Stepner and Tracy Keeton of Nassau County District Attorney’s Hate Crimes Unit, who provided an in-depth look at what constitutes a hate crime and how to report one, as well as providing some advice to the students in the CALL program about speaking with victims of hate crimes.

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