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Local Sikhs worry about more violence after Wis. shooting

The region's Sikhs are often mistaken for Muslims or Hindus and it's not the first time they have felt targeted.

Monday - 08/06/2012, 03:40pm EDT

Tags: Sikh, Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund, Sikh Americans, Navdeep Singh, Wisconsin, shooting

D.C. police: Sikh officers can maintain appearance

The D.C. police department says Sikh Americans who join the force will be able to wear the long beards and turbans associated with their faith.

Wednesday - 05/16/2012, 02:41pm EDT

Tags: Sikh Americans, Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund

Threats against Va. Sikh family 'not uncommon'

A Sikh family in Sterling, Va. has been targeted with death threats for what law enforcement officials say is only because their religion mandates they wear turbans and grow beards.

Sunday - 03/04/2012, 10:05am EST

Tags: Sikh, FBI, hate crime, Jasjit Singh, Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund