May 28, 1981
Incident Successful: Yes
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
Event Type: Facility/Infrastructure Attack
Weapon Type(s): Sabotage Equipment
Organization Type: Supremacist,
Suicide Attack: No
1- NonGovernmental Organizations (NGO)/ Humanitarian Aid(Domestic NGO)
Canadian Target: Yes
By foreigners against foreign target(s) in Canada:
Victims: 0 fatalities, 0 injuries
Perpetrators: 0 fatalities, 0 injuries
Description: "05/28/1981: The Vancouver Rape Relief House was ransacked. The previous day, the Centre received Ku Klux Klan hate mail and threats for its public and vocal opposition to the Klan, which was becoming increasingly active in the Vancouver area."
References: 1) "Kellett, A., Beanlands, B., Deacon, J., Jeffrey, H., & Lapalme, C. (1991). Terrorism in Canada 1960-1989, User Report no. 1990-16. Ottawa: Solicitor General Canada, National Security Coordination Centre, Police and Security Branch. p. 420"
2) Ellis DB