Middle-class cocaine users ‘are to blame for gang deaths in London’
The spree of fatal violence in UK cities has been caused by middle-class cocaine users, the justice secretary has claimed.
David Gauke, who has been Secretary of State for Justice since January, said those who take cocaine and other drugs at dinner parties are to blame for the recent rise in stabbings blighting London and other cities.
‘People who do that have to recognise they are fuelling the industry that’s resulting in the knife crimes, resulting in the difficulties we’re having in prisons,’ he told Sky’s Ridge on Sunday.
The 46-year-old, who has three children, added: ‘There’s a... read more
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