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VIOLENT CRIME

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1843: tabled on 15 November 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 16 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes that Britain is experiencing sharply rising violent crime, particularly knife crime; further notes that police officer numbers have been cut across the UK and that police stations have been closed in unprecedented numbers; notes that hon. Members are regularly reporting increased fear and insecurity among the communities they represent; and condemns unreservedly the Government for failing to increase police funding while simultaneously cutting police pensions.