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United Kingdom

21 October 2004

Press Association (UK)

Levels of violent crime recorded by police jumped 11% in the second quarter of this year, Government figures revealed today. Separate data showed recorded gun crime increased 3% to 10,590 incidents in the year to June — an average of 29 a day. There was a 14% leap in offences of violence against the person — a total of 265,800 incidents from April to June compared with 233,600 in the same period last year. In all there were 303,500 violent crimes recorded in... (

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