Anti-Semitic incidents spike in Colorado

DENVER — According to data released Monday by the Anti-Defamation League, there has been a surge in anti-Semitic incidents in Colorado in recent years.

According to the ADL, there were 29 cases of harassment and threats,15 cases of vandalism and one physical assault on a Jewish person in Colorado in 2016.

Those 45 incidents are more than double the 18 reported in 2015.

In just in the first few months of this year,15 anti-Semitic incidents have been recorded, including two bomb threats targeting the Boulder Jewish Community Center.