Knife crime with injury offences

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-06-17
Session date: 
June 17, 2015
Reference: 
2015/1665
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many knife crime with injury offences were recorded in London during the General Election campaign (26th March - 8th May 2015)?  Please provide a breakdown by borough and include a total figure.

Answer

Answer for Knife crime with injury offences

Answer for Knife crime with injury offences

Answered By: 
The Mayor

During the general election period (26 March - 08 May 2015 inclusive) there were a total of 441 victims of knife crime with injury recorded across the 32 boroughs of London. The attached table gives the total by borough

Please note that knife crime with injury is a count of victims, rather than discrete offences.

Borough

Number of Victims

Barking & Dagenham

20

Barnet

12

Bexley

1

Brent

20

Bromley

9

Camden

18

Croydon

17

Ealing

19

Enfield

7

Greenwich

17

Hackney

18

Hammersmith & Fulham

12

Haringey

26

Harrow

2

Havering

8

Hillingdon

7

Hounslow

11

Islington

16

Kensington & Chelsea

4

Kingston-upon-Thames

2

Lambeth

20

Lewisham

25

Merton

7

Newham

29

Redbridge

9

Richmond-upon-Thames

1

Southwark

14

Sutton

6

Tower Hamlets

28

Waltham Forest

29

Wandsworth

9

Westminster

18

Total MPS

441