Category Archives: street violence

London Knife Crime Offences by Borough 2007 to 2013

London Knife Crime by Borough 2007 to 2013 There has been a significant reduction (-19.7%) in reported knife crime offences from the financial year 2011-12 to 2012-13. With some boroughs notably: Lambeth, Westminster, Brent, Camden, Greenwich, Islington and Merton seeing … Continue reading

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London Gun Crime Offences per Borough – 2008 to 2013

Table of London Gun Crime Offences by Borough – 2008 – 2011 BOROUGH Gun Crime 2008-09 Gun Crime 2009-10 Gun Crime 2010-11 Gun Crime 2011-12 Gun Crime 2012-13 Barking and Dagenham 89 91 95 84 49 Barnet 97 109 73 … Continue reading

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London Knife Crime Offences 2007 to 2012

London Knife Crime by Borough 2007 to 2012 21 out of 32 London boroughs saw increases in knife crime offences from the 2010-11 financial year to the end of the 2011-12 financial year leading to a continuation of the four … Continue reading

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London Stabbings – Knife Crime with Injury 2007 – 2012

The number of stabbings in London that have led to injury has remained relatively consistent from 2009 to 2012, stabilising around 4000 stabbings a year. Table of London Knife Crime Offences that have caused Injury by Borough 2007 – 2011 … Continue reading

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London Gun Crime Offences 2006 – 2012

Table of London Gun Crime Offences by Borough – 2006 – 2011 BOROUGH Gun Crime 2006-07 Gun Crime 2007-08 Gun Crime 2008-09 Gun Crime 2009-10 Gun Crime 2010-11 Barking and Dagenham 69 65 89 91 95 Barnet 73 99 97 … Continue reading

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London Serious Youth Violence offences 2008 to 2012

Table of the number of Serious Youth Violence Offences (victims) by London Borough from 2008 to 2012 BOROUGH Serious Youth Violence 2008-09 Serious Youth Violence 2009-10 Serious Youth Violence 2010-11 percentage change from 2008 to 2011 Serious Youth Violence 2011-12 … Continue reading

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Number of Fatal Teenage Stabbings and Shootings in London per Year – 2005 to 2012

We recently answered an enquiry about the number of fatal stabbings and shootings in London for teenage murders per year. And are making this information available for anyone else who is interested. Table of Number of Fatal Stabbings, Shootings and … Continue reading

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Robbery in London up 15% but some of the greatest robbery increases in Boris boroughs

Personal Robbery in London has increased by 15 percent and domestic Burglary by 8.5 percent over the last twelve moths. This London figures hides much greater increases in some boroughs. Bexley a 59% increase in Robbery Harrow has recorded a … Continue reading

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Black on Black Murder is less likely than White on White Murder

The term Black on Black murder and violence is regularly used to indicate a downward spiral of violent crime within Black communities across the UK. It is one of those fear inducing emotive terms that has widespread acceptance, is linked … Continue reading

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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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