Migrant Crime rates

Police Report: Migrant Crime Drastically Increased in 2016

The German Federal Criminal Police Office (BKA) has released a new report which claims that crimes committed by migrants rapidly increased in 2016 compared to the previous year. The new report from the BKA states that in 2016 there was

Police officers walk up the steps to the Cologne cathedral next to jesters dressed as special response units near the central station in Cologne's on February 4, 2016 in Cologne, western Germany. Germany's carnival season kicks off with increased security in Cologne, a city rocked by a rash of reported …

Asylum Seeker Crime Up 54 Per Cent in Austria

The Austrian Interior Ministry announced its latest crime statistics for 2016 and indicated a huge rise in suspects of migrant origin claiming the number had gone up by 54 per cent.

Austrian Interior minister Wolfgang Sobotka attends a press conference after Austrian armed commandos arrested a man suspected of planning a 'terrorist' attack, on January 20, 2017 in Vienna. / AFP / APA / HANS PUNZ / Austria OUT (Photo credit should read HANS PUNZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Berlin Senate To Investigate Why Migrant Crime Stats So High

The Berlin Senate has launched a formal inquiry as to why migrants are disproportionally mentioned in the city’s police crime reports in comparison to Germans. Berlin police say that migrants are more and more frequently recorded in their crime statistics

Policemen secure the area in front of Berlin's Supreme Court, where is starting a trial against alleged Islamic State jihadist Shaas Al Mohammad on January 4, 2017 in Berlin. The defendant, a 19-year-old Syrian national, is accused of scoping out potential targets for an attack in Berlin, including the Brandenburg …