- Crimes in which guns were used rose by 200% in H&F, while in London as a whole they actually fell by 4%.
- Burglaries in H&F went up by 28% against an also worrying London-wide increase of 14%.
- Thefts of and from motor vehicles in H&F increased by 41%, but by only 0.085% across London.
|Source: Metropolitan Police|
Meanwhile, Tory H&F council is cutting neighbourhood police sergeants and slashing the police budget by more than £600,000 this year and nearly £2 million over three years.
A toxic combination of local Tory ideologues and Boris Johnson in County Hall is making our community less safe.