NY vs. NZ

Lindsay Mitchell: Where there’s a will, there is a way

Lindsay Mitchell shows why Jim Anderton is just flat out lying when it comes to this government’s record on violent crime.

New York law enforcement classes murder, rape, robbery, felonious assault and GLA (I think) as violent crime. Between 1998 and 2007 the change was -53%.

New Zealand’s violent crime rose from 40,221 in 97/98 to 52,883 in 06/07 – a change of +31%