Rise in Violent Crime in Stafordshire
Written by Hitmix News Team on 14 May 2021
Violent crime has gone up 17 per cent in Staffordshire.
Figures show stalking and harassment have also gone up 41 per cent up to the year ending in December.
But there were significant falls in robbery, theft and burglary.
Police bosses say tackling violent crime remains a priority while the force continues to focus on protecting victims of domestic abuse, stalking and harassment.