Petty crime in Amsterdam fell under ex-mayor and new Labour party leader Job Cohen, reports Dutch News online. Annual crime figures show that incidences of the 10 most common types of crime fell by 8 per cent overall, and reports of vandalism and mugging dropped sharply by 25 and 17 per cent respectively.

The figures were not all good news

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