Coronavirus: rural crime rises sharply during pandemic | 5 News

Published on 4 Aug 2020, 16:24
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► Crime in Britain's rural areas has risen sharply during the pandemic. According to new figures, every region of the UK has reported an increase, as organised gangs go after high value targets like vehicles, machinery and livestock.

The farmers' union says it is hitting farmers hard, at a time when their finances, and their mental health, are already suffering.

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