AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrongly blames terror for UK crime jump

AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrongly blames terror for UK crime jumpLONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump has misinterpreted British crime statistics and wrongly blamed terrorism as the driving factor behind higher numbers. Terror attacks in Manchester and London that killed 35 people only account for 1/100th of a percent of the total number of crimes recorded in the report, and homicides are actually down 2 percent.



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