Criminal Statistics in London Ontario

CRIMINAL STATISTICS There were 213 cases brought before the Police Court during the quarter ending the 1st April. Of these 53 were Canadians, 67 Irish, 44 English 25 Scotch, 11 Germans and 13 colored persons. Of the 44 Englishmen 3 were charged with larceny and one Irishman out of the 67 was brought up for that offence. Of the 53 Canadians 10 were charged with felony. [...]

Source: Unknown, "Criminal Statistics," London Free Press, April 30, 1856.

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