Crime stats reveal rape spike


PLAY AUDIO: Acting Police Commissioner Ken Lay tells Neil Mitchell that he is chiefly concerned about the rise in domestic violence and drug offenders


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8 comments so far

  • ......okay with the coppers probably going to ban the issuing of fines to ram through a pay claim, perhaps they could use their spare time and resources to do some REAL police work. Hey what about tackling the increasing assaults and crimes against the person - sorry too much common sense - I doubt much will change apart some of them stupidly sitting behind speed cameras with flashing lights. Money for jam!

    Michael Real
    Date and time
    August 30, 2011, 9:04AM
    • Police bringing out crime stats again. Are these real Stats or bodgie stats. Can we actually believe another chief commissioner

      Date and time
      August 30, 2011, 9:46AM
      • Doesn't sound to to good for Ken lays chief commissioner ambitions. Crime was never so bad under Christine Nixon and Simon Overland. I think Ken needs a hand with doing Stats

        Cassie - Doncaster
        Date and time
        August 30, 2011, 9:51AM
        • Just goes to show how corrupt the last two imported chiefs were with thier false crime stats. Hope the government decides to stick with a real honest copper like Ken Lay when it makes it decision. The crime stats are not good but at least we see a chief commissioner with integrety and honesty.

          Date and time
          August 30, 2011, 10:07AM
          • I think we should know how many of these rapes were committed by people not born in Australia. Would it surprise anyone to know it would be in the majority?

            The truth, please
            Date and time
            August 30, 2011, 10:14AM
            • At least Ken Lay tells it the way it is unlike Nixon and Overland, who kept telling us porkys>!

              Date and time
              August 30, 2011, 10:45AM
              • When you 'import' a whole lot of young single males without any compatable females being readily available, it is asking for trouble. It seems a lot of these rapes and sexual asaults involve people from the sub-continent ( a description actually used by your news service in relation to an asault on a country train today). Would it be racist to only allow equal numbers of male and female international students to attend schools and univercities?

                Date and time
                August 30, 2011, 10:56AM
                • Thank goodness we got rid of Mr Potato Head. At least Ken is giving us (the community) the truthful stats (I hope)

                  Peter McKenzie
                  Date and time
                  August 30, 2011, 10:17PM

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