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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.

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ONS: Workers Born Abroad In United Kingdom Hits 5.64 Million

New labour market statistics from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows the number of people working in Britain who were born abroad now stands at 5.64 million – greater than the entire population of Scotland.

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UK Immigration At All Time High

Immigration to the UK hit 650,000 before the Brexit vote, its highest ever estimated annual level, jumping by 11,000.

Members of the border force stand guard as unaccompanied migrant minors living near the demolished 'Jungle' migrant camp in Calais, wait to leave for reception centres around France on November 2, 2016 in Calais, northern France. The dismantlement of the camp that once housed up to 10,000 migrants, most of …