The Guardian view on the rise in female homicide victims: going backwards
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Jumps in the numbers of female and child homicide victims should galvanise efforts to tackle domestic and sexual violence

New figures showing a 10% rise in the number of female victims of murder, manslaughter and infanticide in England and Wales in the year to March 2019, to its highest level for 14 years, are extremely concerning. So is an increase in the number of homicides in which the victim was under 16, to its highest level since 2004. Caution must always be taken in forming conclusions...

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