Tag: Violent Crime

Police work the scene where two people were shot near the intersection of 60th and Maplewood Avenue Tuesday April 24, 2018 in Chicago. (Armando L. Sanchez/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Images)

Nearly 40 Shot over 3 Days in Gun-Controlled Chicago

Nearly 40 people were shot during the first three days of this week in gun-controlled Chicago. The wounded included a 15-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl, while the deceased included a 21-year-old mother.

Crime

Govt Stats: UK Knife Crime Highest on Record

There has been a 22 per cent surge in knife crime and an 11 per cent increase in gun crime, with offences “disproportionately concentrated in London” and other cities, the Office of National Statistics (ONS) has said.

An armed police officer stands guard after an object exploded next to a police station in Rosengard in Malmo, Sweden on January 17, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / TT News Agency / Johan NILSSON / Sweden OUT (Photo credit should read JOHAN NILSSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Sweden: Deadly Violence at Highest Level Since Records Began

Newly released crime statistics from the Swedish Crime Prevention Council (Brå) show the number of fatal acts of violence in 2017 to be the highest ever recorded by the agency while the number of rapes has also continued to rise.

MS-13

Illegal Immigrant MS-13 Member Faces Deportation

An illegal immigrant MS-13 member with a previous felony conviction in the U.S. was arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and is expected to be deported.