Flyers containing hate speech related to Jewish people distributed in Beverly Hills homes – CBS Los Angeles
BEVERLY HILLS (CBSLA) – At least one Beverly Hills resident woke up on Sunday to leaflets in his yard containing propaganda-style hate speech and now police are investigating.
The incident was reported to Beverly Hills Police at around 6 a.m. Sunday, prompting officers to respond and inspect the area.
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In doing so, police said they located flyers locked in plastic bags containing rice that had been distributed to homes spanning several city blocks.
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“The flyer, a single 8.5” x 11 “sheet of paper, contains propaganda-style hate speech related to the COVID pandemic and the Jewish people,” police said in a press release.
Police said they were continuing their investigation and working to identify the culprits. In addition, they planned to step up patrols throughout the city to ensure a safe holiday season, as Sunday marked the first day of Chanukah.
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Anyone with more information has been advised to call the police at (310) 550-4951.