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Hard crime reality revealed by official lockdown data

Low level crime fell 32% during the full COVID-19 lockdown according to the latest official data. The unique crime figures offer a glimpse of life without the night time economy and opportunity theft.

Hard crime reality revealed by official lockdown data

Date - 26th August 2020
By - Chris Smith
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The reality of violent offending and organised crime in England and Wales has been analysed by the Office for National Statistics covering the height of the lockdown of April and May this year. Forces are reporting that offending is beginning to...
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