Police fear repeat of attacks around EU referendum in June 2017, which was then the largest hate crime spike on record
In January 2017, ten months since the BREXIT referendum result on 24 June 2016, more than 300 hate crimes WERE reported to British police.
Officers fear a repeat of the wave of xenophobic attacks around the 2016Brexitreferendum, which saw numerous physical and verbal assaults on European citizens, including astudent who was stabbed in the neck for speaking Polish.
Superintendent Waheed Khan, the Metropolitan…
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