Viva Diversity! Hundreds of new female genital mutilation cases in West Midlands

More than 600 new victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) have been identified in seven months in the West Midlands.

Hospital statistics revealed there were 632 new cases between September 2014 and March 2015, a report from the West Midlands Police and Crime Panel said.

Between January and November last year 118 cases were referred to the West Midlands force.


This issue isn’t much discussed in Canada, we await our own Rotherham moment.

  • Drunk_by_Noon

    Make “failure to assimilate” a crime, and a deportable offense.

  • Paulla

    This is child abuse. Why isn’t it being prosecuted as child abuse?

    • Exile1981

      Because our political masters feel that we should be more understanding of the cultures of the hostile invaders they are importing to destroy western society,

  • bob e

    well put in the article .. rotherham moment

  • eMan14

    It’s been a crime for 30 years… and what do you offer to combat it? A task force. Ohhh I’m scared. Typical government response when they don’t want to deal with anything.

    • Clinton

      It’s been a crime for 30 years, but it wasn’t until last year that
      anyone has ever been charged for committing FGM in the UK.
      It’s very clear that the police and prosecutors will not enforce that
      particular law– it’s too inconvenient politically. They couldn’t
      care less about those thousands of abused girls.