In the Media

Can bobbies beat crime in London?

PUBLISHED April 27, 2005

As a Londoner it is easy to worry about crime.

It is a bustling city where we are constantly warned to keep an eye on personal possessions, hear horror stories about attacks on women who get into unlicensed 'taxis' and live day-to-day with the fear that our city could be the target of terrorists.
But according to crime figures released by The Metropolitan Police last week, crime in London is decreasing.