Thursday, October 06, 2016

Germany’s Oktoberfest has its lowest level of visitors in 15 years – but sees a SURGE in the number of sex crimes

Despite its lowest turnout in 15 years, the number of sex crimes reported at this year's Oktoberfest has surged.

The world's most famous beer festival saw numbers slump to their worst since the September 11 attacks in 2001 amid heightened security due to recent acts of terror.

About 5.5million people were in Munich for the 2016 Oktoberfest - which ended on Monday - down 300,000 from the previous year, but the number of sexual crimes reported to police shot up by almost 50 percent ....