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on July 20, 2018 in World News

Sadiq’s London: Knife crime at seven-year high in Britain, police not charging suspects

By Laura Cat Crime in the UK has risen significantly. Figures released by the Office for National Statistics reveal a 12 per cent rise in homicides and 16 per cent increase in knife crimes. Homocides are now at their highest since 2008 in a violent crime wave in London and other UK cities. Also released today by the Home Office are figures revealing that only in nine per cent of crimes are the suspects charged or summonsed with 48 per cent of cases being closed because the suspect could not be identified. A shocking nearly half of all robberies...

By Laura Cat Crime in the UK has risen significantly. Figures released by the Office for National Statistics reveal a 12 per cent rise in homicides and 16 per cent increase in knife crimes. Homocides are now at their...

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