The Andrew Marr Show Archive

Sajid Javid blames anything but cuts for rising crime rates – and Twitter has a field day
With the rising rates of crime in the headlines, Sajid Javid appeared on The Andrew Marr Show to share the government’s latest ideas.

But his platitude-heavy pledge to focus on “root causes and early intervention,” got him a Twitter response similar to the one that greeted Amber Rudd’s theory that social media is to blame for rising numbers of London murders: I, …