Violent crime in Oxford on the rise as stats show more crime than the UK average

VIOLENT crime in the city has risen over the last year, amid warnings of an epidemic sweeping the country.

In the last 12 months, 4,040 violent attacks were reported in Oxford.

These are made up of crimes including grievous bodily harm (GBH), harassment and murder – which was one of the main factors behind the increase.

In the past year, from October 2018 to September 2019, there have been four murders in the city, compared to one in the previous year....
source: Oxford Mail

2019-10-23 06:20
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