Erin Sanders-McDonagh
Erin Sanders-McDonagh
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  • Baltimore-London-Canterbury.
Senior Lecturer in Criminology, University of Kent.

Rising knife crime in London is linked to austerity cuts to youth services

5 min read
In 2023, London saw a sharp increase in knife and gun crime, primarily attributed to significant police funding cuts and austerity measures by the Conservative government, which undermined efforts to tackle the escalating violence effectively.
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