• On Dec. 4 in North Palm Beach, Fla., the Islamic Center of Palm Beach had a dozen windows shattered. Joshua Killets, 27, of Juno Beach, Fla., faces a variety of charges in connection with the vandalism, including hate crime.• On Dec. 11 in Coachella, Calif., Carl James Dial, 23, of Palm Desert, Calif., is accused of firebombing the Islamic Society of Coachella Valley mosque. He pleaded not guilty last week, and his next court appearance is Monday.• On Dec. 12 in Hawthorne, Calif., southwest of Los Angeles, vandals defaced a pair of mosques — the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Baitus-Salaam Mosque and the Islamic Center of Hawthorne — the next day. Investigation into those crimes is ongoing.• Also Dec. 12 in Macon, Ga., graffiti that included profanity and the word “terrorist” was spray-painted on the Islamic Center of Macon. No suspects have been arrested in that case.
December 26, 2015 at 1:30 PM EST