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Figures Confirm 'Recession Crime Wave'

Figures Confirm 'Recession Crime Wave'

Significant increase in burglary figures suggest that years of falling crime may be coming to an end.

Date - 21st September 2008
By - Guardian Unlimited
Predictions by the government that deteriorating economic conditions will send crime rates spiralling are borne out by an Observer analysis of official police figures which reveals a significant increase in burglaries across England and Wales. In...
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