Knife crime up by 14 per cent, official figures show

New ONS stats show more violent crime alongside 5.4 million fraud and computer misuse offences.

Posed photo by Katie Collins/PA Wire

Posed photo by Katie Collins/PA Wire

Date - 27th April 2017
By - Press Association
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Knife and gun crime incidents recorded by police rose by more than 10 per cent last year compared with 2015, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has said. Police recorded 32,448 offences involving a knife or sharp instrument in 2016...
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