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United Kingdom

26 January 2007

Guardian (UK)

Gun crime in England and Wales dropped by 14% last year, the murder rate was down by 9% and overall crime has remained broadly stable, according to Home Office figures published yesterday. But ministers face worrying signs of persistent problems in street crime, with the number of armed street robberies rising by 9% to 1,439 attacks, and increases in drug offences and vandalism. The quarterly crime figures also show the government is struggling to reassure the public... (

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