How to Avoid Knife Crime on the Street

Knife crime is an ever-growing phenomenon and a looming threat on our nation’s streets. As our previous posts have shown, knife crime is indiscriminate and could affect you at any time. Stay safe from knife crime with our top tips on how to avoid knife crime on the street. Be Continue Reading

New technology to tackle knife crime

Technology has the potential to drastically improve most aspects of life and in some cases, it can save lives. With policing and showing law enforcement, the aid of technology has proven to be significant. In recent years, UK’s knife crime has been rising at an alarming rate and using techniques like artificial intelligence could combat the numbers. Continue Reading

London Mosque Stabbing February 2020

In February this year, the nation was shocked as news channels were once again emblazoned with the horrific aftermath of a brutal knife crime incident. On the 20th of February, during communal prayers at a London mosque, an armed attacker unleashed a violent stabbing attack mid-prayer. Thanks to the heroic Continue Reading

Stop Knife Crimes: Top Ten Tips for Parenting Teenagers at Risk of Knife Crime

As an ever-increasing phenomenon, posing a mortal threat to children and teenagers like never before, knife crime prevention must start at home. As parents, family members and friends, our duty to prevent knife crime starts with those nearest and dearest to us. Join Stop Knife Crimes, for our top ten Continue Reading

Ofcom Complaints over Coronation Street Stabbing Scenes

Coronation Street has been the subject of numerous complaints to broadcasting standards monitor Ofcom as the latest episode depicted scenes of a violent stabbing. Viewers were left horrified, as they took to social media and the broadcasting regulator to register their disapproval. In scenes broadcast on Monday night, the ITV Continue Reading

Stop Knife Crimes: How to Treat a Stab Wound

As 2020 enters full swing, statistics issued by the police have revealed that we are experiencing the highest number of knife crimes in a decade. With the government, police force and numerous bodies working to prevent and stem knife crime, you never know when a knife crime incident may require Continue Reading

Police’s Fight Against Knife Crime

The Met Police’s Central East Basic Command Unit (BCU) were able to seize a knife, a handgun and a lot of drugs that aid believed to be linked to crime. The police are able to take these items through proactive policing using warrants and a higher amount of targeted stop Continue Reading

Vicious Knife Attack: The Murder of Alex Davies

The murder of Alex Davies last year was discovered when his body was found near Parbold on May 1, 2019. Shortly after the discovery of his lifeless corpse, police described Alex Davies’ knife murder as “horrific and horrendous.” Following the discovery, Detective Chief Inspector Geoff Hurst of the Lancashire Police Continue Reading

‘Rolex Robbers’: Attackers Used Knives to Ambush Victims

Darren Buchanan, 27, and Cameo Joseph, 26, have now been jailed after stalking their victims for miles before ambushing them at knife point and stealing their watches. The two knife attackers have been jailed for nine and eight years. Used Knives When Hunting for Victims The attackers went hunting for Continue Reading