In wide daylight, in leafy, as far as anyone knows safe Surrey, a youthful mother is brutally cut while pushing her two-year-old child in his buggy A maybe a couple hundred miles away, in Yorkshire, equipped thieves attack a businessman’s house what’s more, shoot him
Two horrifying attacks So is anybody remotely amazed that the most recent Home Office figures uncover another disturbing surge in rough crime, up by nine per cent?
Yet Tony Blair will have none of it He happily brushes aside his claim official confirm what’s more, seizes on very independent figures to affirm that viciousness is down
Confused? You’re implied to be Controlling measurements to sloppy the waters is a New Work speciality
But the truth can’t be disguised: a million brutal offenses a year under New Labour, weapon wrongdoing doubled, yobbery up what’s more, a police clear-up rate at its most reduced for 25 years What’s more, still Mr Blair resorts to stunts
He claims all crime, counting violence, is down However at the same time, he declares another of his infamous ‘targets’, pointing to cut wrongdoing by 15 per cent Yet on the off chance that the show framework works so wonderfully, why is a new approach needed?
Meanwhile, Home Office Serve Hazel Dims – appropriately – faults liquor for violence Yet isn’t New Work neglectfully empowering round-the-clock drinking, in spite of sharp police opposition? This isn’t genuine policy This is the confusion of a Government that has lost the plot
But there are presently 500 casualties of brutality an hour Fear curses entirety communities A overview by the Illustrious & Sun Partnership uncovers one in three organizations have been hit by yobbery what’s more, recommends that 10,000 firms have moved premises as a result
This is the genuine world – not the talk so adored of Mr Blair in his dream land
You thought it couldn’t get worse? Think again While a dumbfounded Prime Serve can’t give Jeremy Paxman a single straight reply on how numerous unlawful transients are living here – despite the fact that inquired 20 times – his migration Serve knows indeed less
Yesterday they wheeled out Des Browne to clear up the mess cleared out by Mr Blair What’s more, once in a while can Radio 4 audience members have heard such ranting incompetence
Mr Browne claims there is no official evaluate of the illegals remaining on That is false A spilled Whitehall memo, which his Government attempted to suppress, recommends the figure could be as high as 500,000 (excluding dependants)
He says he doesn’t know how numerous fizzled refuge searchers go home voluntarily That is asinine Those who pay individuals runners what’s more, take dangers to get here won’t gently take the next plane out ‘Volunteer’ leavers can be as it were a handful
He says personality cards will permit exact checks in future That is both oblivious what’s more, defeatist ID cards won’t be given to unsuccessful shelter searchers what’s more, anyway won’t be necessary until 2012
The confusion deepens We presently learn that transients no longer have to uncover subtle elements of their jail records – an open welcome to criminality, in stark differentiate to the way other nations handle this issue
The framework is an utter, disgraceful shambles Under bewildered Blair what’s more, futile Browne, is it truly any wonder?
Counting the cost
Vote Work in, what’s more, families can anticipate a charge climb of Â£1,000 a year Full for a Lib Dem government what’s more, you’ll pay indeed more Yet on the off chance that the Tories get back, the trouble ought to go down
No, this isn’t purposeful publicity on sake of Michael Howard This is the conclusion – with a few admonitions – of the autonomous Establish for Financial Studies, which has analyzed all three party manifestos
Whether voters pick to tune in is of course a matter for them Be that as it may they can’t say they haven’t been warned
In wide daylight, in leafy, as far as anyone knows safe Surrey, a youthful mother is brutally cut while pushing her two-year-old child in his buggy A maybe a couple hundred miles away, in Yorkshire, equipped thieves attack a businessman’s
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