Crime in Canada reaches lowest level in 40 years due to Conservative party policies

Wake up America!

WINTERY KNIGHT

From the National Post.

Excerpt:

New figures show Canada’s crime rate dipped to its lowest level in 40 years last year, the very year the federal government enacted some of its harshest tough-on-crime policies.

Just under two million criminal incidents were reported to police in 2012, about 36,000 fewer than the previous year, according to a Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics study on police-reported crime.

The decline is primarily attributed to decreases in non-violent crimes. In fact, 2012 marked the ninth consecutive year that both the volume and severity of crime was down.

According to the study, 543 homicides were reported across the country, 55 fewer than in 2011. Youth crime was also down.

“As a result, the homicide rate fell to its lowest level since 1966,” the report concluded.

Relaxing gun control laws was also likely a factor:

Although crime rates have been falling for years, the federal…

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5 Responses to Crime in Canada reaches lowest level in 40 years due to Conservative party policies

  1. Hmmmm so making it easier for law abiding citizens to own guns lowers crime rates?? What a novel idea. Now if we can just get these jerk faced liberal gun grabbers to see this we’d be makin don’t headway here in the U.S.

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  2. Merely hanging my bright yellow Gadsden Flag outside of my home gives most folks the general idea of my feelings on Gun Control.

    It’s almost like an “Enter At Your Own Risk” sign.
    🙂

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