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Crime drops amid coronavirus lockdown

TAGS: Crime, Coronavirus

The numbers of robberies, thefts and burglaries have dropped by 25 percent nationwide, according to a senior Hellenic Police (ELAS) official.

The sharp decline has been attributed to stringent security measures such as the restrictions on the movement of people and the fact that many are staying at home due to the pandemic, putting prospective burglars on hold.

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