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Thread #165570 Message #4013907
Posted By: Jim Carroll
16-Oct-19 - 03:35 AM
Thread Name: BS: Brexit #3: A futile gesture?
Subject: RE: BS: Brexit #3: A futile gesture?
"The Home Office said increases in hate crime over the last five years have been mainly driven by improvements in crime recording by the police".
Souldn't you have included the line that followed in order to put it in full contet Stanton Tsk-tsk -
However, it added that there had been "short-term genuine rises in hate crime" following certain events such as the 2016 EU referendum and "part of the increase over the last year may reflect a real rise in hate crimes recorded by the police".