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His comments came as it was revealed that there have been more armed robberies so far this year than were perpetrated in the past two years.
ABS figures indicate that, between 1996 and 1998, assaults rose 16 percent, armed robberies jumped a startling 73 percent, and unlawful entries went up 8 percent.
In the last year, 8 groups accounted for 217 armed robberies in Wichita.
TWO men were being quizzed today after a series of armed robberies and attempted armed robberies in north Liverpool and Sefton.
FIVE people were last night being quizzed by detectives investigating a string of armed robberies in the region.
ANBAR / Aswat al-Iraq: Police forces on Monday arrested two persons involved in armed robberies that targeted gold shops in Falluja city on June 26, 2010.
POLICE have described 16 armed robberies, including nine on betting shops, in the Strathclyde area in the last eight weeks as "completely unacceptable", writes Graham Green.
A MAN appeared in court yesterday charged with carrying out a series of armed robberies at off-licences.
POLICE have charged a man with two armed robberies in Nuneaton.
LEBANON - Police along the Interstate 5 corridor are examining recent armed robberies to see whether Richard Michael Taylor could be the culprit.
The three Lancaster men, wanted in two armed robberies, were arrested after witnesses identified them in the Fair Oaks neighborhood where a brief chase ended.
Almost every category of crime has dropped in the Central Improvement District: Armed robberies in 1997 were down 63 percent from the year before, muggings were down 73 percent, and pickpocketing was down 80 percent.