Incident Summary:

01/28/2019: Assailants set fire to Yeshiva Deah Yoreh in White Sulphur Springs, New York, United States. There were no reported casualties, but barns were damaged in the attack. The assailants spray-painted swastikas on the building during the attack.



United States

North America

region/u.s. state:

New York

White Sulphur Springs

Location Details:
The incident occurred on 30 Mineral Springs Road.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Educational Institution
Name of Entity Yeshiva Deah Yoreh
Specific Description School
Nationality of Target United States
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Yes
Extent of Property Damage Minor (likely < $1 million)
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Incendiary Arson/Fire
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Anti-Semitic extremists Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Note left at scene)
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Yeshiva fire, swastikas probed as hate crime," The Journal News (Westchester County, New York), February 7, 2019.