Police investigate at least four racist incidents on London’s trains and Tubes every week, the Evening Standard can reveal.

The reports, which include racist attacks, abuse and graffiti, show the scale of racism on the capital’s rail network.

Figures released to the Standard under the Freedom of Information Act show 652 incidents have been logged in the past three years – equivalent to more than four each week.

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