Look a this from the official report where the word violent appears only six times:
See any sign there of violent crime going up? Me neither?
Here’s what they’ve done. On page 39:
They’ve taken the upper estimate, estimate remember, presented it as a hard fact and ignored the caveat of no significant change, actually pointed out just above the table:
Table 3.1 examines results from key comparator years21 and shows that the estimated amount of violent crime experienced by adults:
• has fallen by 39% since the 2008/09 baseline, from 317,000 to 194,000 incidents in 2019/20
• has shown no change since the last SCJS in 2018/19 – the apparent increase from 165,000 violent incidents is not statistically significant.