London terror attack: Huge rise in Islamophobic hate crime following Borough Market stabbing, police figures show | The Independent

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Islamophobic hate crimes jumped fivefold in the wake of the London Bridge terror attack, new figures show. The data, collated by the Metropolitan Police, reveals there was a 40 per cent increase in racist incidents on 6 June compared with an average day this year. Provisional figures show the number of racist incidents recorded on Tuesday was 54, compared with a daily average of 38 this year.

Source: London terror attack: Huge rise in Islamophobic hate crime following Borough Market stabbing, police figures show | The Independent