New data from the Metropolitan Police shows that crime has shot up in the city by 6.4 per cent as of this year.
The figures also show that crime has increased in every borough of London, in particular, rich areas like Richmond-Upon-Thames.
Who would have thought it? Gangs going after rich people…
Sadiq Khan has also been under fire for suggesting that middle class cocaine consumption has a part to play in gang crime – and you know what? I don’t think he’s wrong.
I think he’s failing to address the root of the problem, but I don’t think the claim is wrong.
Drugs play a huge part in this, but it’s just one of many pieces of the jigsaw that we need to consider.