Category Archives: gun crime

Teenage Gangs, Murder, Policing and Policy

It never fails to amaze me how much of the discussion, action and even government policy associated with teenage murders, serious violence and “gang culture” regularly mirrors the lack of psychological maturity of those committing the offences. While the subject … Continue reading

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Murders 2011 – British murders, homicides and fatal violence mapped

Update: Reports of Murders, Homicides and Violence with Fatal Injury made on the site have now been placed on their own individual page for mapping the location, weapon and suspected motive of incidents. Link to Murders in the UK 2011 … Continue reading

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12 month Robbery Rates and Number of Offences for English Regions

Personal Robbery rates and number of Personal Robbery offences for regions in England – 12 months to April 2011 Region Number of Offences in 12 months Rate per 1000population East Midlands 3497 0.8 East 3358 0.6 London 33290 4.3 North … Continue reading

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Teenage Murderers – Homicide 1997 to 2010 in England and Wales – Suspects and Victims

Tracking Changes in the Number of Teenage Murderers and Homicide Victims in England and Wales from 1997 to 2010. (Teenage murderers are aged between 13 to 19 years of age, their victims can be of any age. Similarly Teenage Homicide … Continue reading

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Black on Black serious violence and murder

In response to a request we have opened a thread to discuss Black on Black serious violence and murder. While the term “Black on Black” is seen by some as controversial in itself, the serious violence and murder data particularly … Continue reading

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Teenage Murders in London

Mapping London Teenage Murders from 2005 – 2013 (last update Dec 2012) The London Teenage Murder report is now updated for each incident on the link to Interactive Map of Teenage Murders in London 2005 to 2013. It has been … Continue reading

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Disproportionality of Black African and Black Caribbean Youth Victims of Serious Violence (murder and GBH) in London

The proportion of Black Youths in the serious violence (Murder and Grievous Bodily Harm) cohort increased in late 2006. Previous to late 2006 the number of Black Youth victims were tracking trends in in White Youth victims; however by 2007-08 … Continue reading

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