Fall in police numbers “likely to have contributed” to rise in serious violent crime, leaked Home Office document reveals

A leaked Home Office document has confirmed suspicions that a fall in police numbers is likely to have contributed to a rise in serious violent crime. Former Met Commissioner Ian Blair echoed sentiments of Jeremy Corbyn last week saying “if you take 20 per cent of the Met’s funding away something gives”. And now an official … Continue reading Fall in police numbers “likely to have contributed” to rise in serious violent crime, leaked Home Office document reveals