Greater Manchester Violence Reduction Unit Receives £3 Million

The central government has issued a cash injection to Greater Manchester’s Violence Reduction Unit. In the Home Office’s latest step against knife crime, £35 million have been made available to Violence Reduction Units across the country. Of the £35 million, the Greater Manchester region will receive £3.3 million between 2020 Continue Reading

Knife Crime in Manchester Report

A new report detailing the occurrence of knife crime in Manchester’s schools has been published. Showing a massive increase, statistics from the latest report demonstrate that knife crime has more than doubled in the Manchester region’s schools. The report’s key finding concerns the period between 2015 and 2019, during which Continue Reading

Manchester Knife Crime

Recently, Manchester has witnessed a spike in the number of knife crime incidents across the city. Since the start of October of this year, there have been eighteen high-profile incidents of knife crime. While there have been 13 occasions on which people have been stabbed, there have been five in Continue Reading