School closures and job losses in UK 'could lead to social unrest'

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Exclusive: West Midlands crime commissioner warns of Covid restrictions’ effect on young people

Young people are at risk of becoming unemployable and turning to crime amid partial school closures and rising joblessness, in a spiral that could lead to social unrest, the crime commissioner for England’s second biggest force has warned.

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Covid was “oiling the wheels of violence”, David Jamieson, the police and crime commissioner (PCC) for the West Midlands, said in an interview with the Guardian.

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