SPF reported an overall increase in crime last year of 7.4% last year. It’s easy raise alarm and say the police aren’t doing their job, but statistics should be interpreted more carefully before such generalizations can be made.
Firstly, what is driving these cases? According to the report, it seems to be e-commerce in particular.
Secondly, why are e-commerce related crimes on the rise? What has been done to prevent such crimes and why aren’t they seemingly working?