The United Nations branded
The ten year study compared violence rates between 21 countries and discovered that serious assaults are almost three times as common in Scotland as America and 30 (thirty) times as likely as in Japan, as well as being up almost 50% since 1995.
I am embarrassed as a Scot that we are seeing this level of violence, David Ritchie, an accident and emergency consultant at
Gang culture seemed to fade away a little in the 90s but in
You do hear about a lot of incidents and it always has been a rough old town. I thought during the 90s it had cleaned itself up a little but obviously the UN figures suggest I was wrong. Though having said that, although it may sound bad here, violence is not around you constantly.
Orde admitted, however, that one former Soma executive lost two front teeth in a brawl (for stepping into a domestic argument between a couple) while another staff member broke his hand in a fight.
I think everyone in
I think most people who grow up in
Slam release their new compilation Nightdrive on Resist Records shortly.
Jonty Skrufff (Skrufff.com)