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Homicide figures soar to decade-high level as 'crisis' talk resurfaces

And knife crime offences climb to more than 40,000, ONS stats reveal.

Police recorded crime: Knife stats showing changes from last year

Police recorded crime: Knife stats showing changes from last year

Date - 25th April 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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The number of homicides in the UK last year was at its highest in more than a decade as in the early months of 2018 London rivalled New York as a killing capital, new police figures show. Cases of murder and manslaughter, excluding terror attacks,...
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