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CentrePiece Article
Panic on the Streets of London
Mirko Draca, Stephen Machin and Rober Witt
October 2006
Paper No' CEPCP207:
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CentrePiece 11 (2) Autumn 2006

The terrorist attacks of 7 July 2005 resulted in a very large redeployment of police officers to central London boroughs. New research by Mirko Draca, Stephen Machin and Robert Witt looks at the impact of this increased security presence on criminal activity in the weeks and months after the bomb blasts.