- Criminology expert has said that gangs pose a bigger threat to UK than terrorism
- Criminals using social media to encourage gang members to carry out killings
- MP David Lammy said rise in London violence is being driven by organised crime
- Labour MP for Tottenham said gang turf wars are fuelled by cocaine shipments
Gang crime poses a bigger threat to society than terrorism, an expert has claimed.
Two teenagers were killed within just minutes of another this week, both reportedly gunned down as they were caught in brutal postcode wars in London.
Dr. Mohammed Rahman, a lecturer in Criminology at Birmingham City University, told MailOnline that gang violence now poses a bigger threat to residents in the UK than terrorism.
And he said criminals are using YouTube and social media to encourage gang members to carry out killings.
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