ADL Commends Miami Beach Police Department for Arrest of Suspect in Connection with Synagogue Vandalism

Boca Raton, Fla, September 10, 2014…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is pleased with the swift apprehension of the suspect involved in the defacing of Temple Emanu-El on Miami Beach. The incident took place in the early morning hours of September 9th. The suspect was brought into custody last night after the Temple’s video surveillance clearly showed…
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ADL Deeply Concerned With Rash of Anti-Semitic Vandalism in Miami-Dade

Boca Raton, Fla, September 09, 2014…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is deeply concerned by a series of  anti-Semitic vandalism incidents targeting Miami-Dade synagogues. Over the last 72 hours, two synagogues have been desecrated with hate symbols. Temple Beth Tov-Ahavat Shalom in West Miami was vandalized over the weekend with spray painted swastikas. Also, “KKK” and swastikas…
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ADL Holds Pre-High Holiday Security Conference for Jewish Institutions in Miami

This week, ADL held its annual pre-High Holiday Security Conference for Jewish Institutions in Miami-Dade County at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation. Approximately 100 participants representing more than 20 Jewish institutions in Miami-Dade County and nearly a dozen law enforcement agencies were represented at the conference.         This year, the conference time was…
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ADL Florida Condolence Statement on Murder of Steven Sotloff

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL)’s Florida Region is sickened and outraged by the barbaric slaying of journalist Steven Sotloff, the second American brutally murdered at the hands of the terrorist group ISIS. The killing of Steven serves as a stark reminder of the growing threat of radical Islamic terrorism, one that if left unchecked, will continue…
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