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1

How many crimes were there at the end of March 2008?

10 million

2

How many crimes were there at the end of March 2019?

6.4 million

3

What is the rate of homicide in England and Wales?

701

4

What proportion of knife crime happens in London in the year ending March 2019?

32%

5

What age group experiences the highest rate of burglary?

16 - 24

6

Describe the media’s portrayal of crime?

- what we know about crime is influenced by the media’s representation of it