Fall in Gun and Knife Crime during Coronavirus Pandemic

Britain’s leading police officer, Cressida Dick, has described a fall in gun and knife crime during the coronavirus pandemic as “silver linings.” The commissioner of the Metropolitan Police declared that officers had a “smile on their face,” as a lull in activity caused by social distancing measures in response to 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

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

‘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

The Brutal Knife Murder of 16-Year-Old Louis Johnson

On Monday 27th January 2020, 16-year-old Louis Johnson was fatally attacked at East Croydon station in a brutal machete attack. After becoming involved in a scuffle with a stranger in Battersea, the 16-year-old knife attack victim alerted his friends of impending danger. Telling them that “he had a target on Continue Reading

Manchester Knife Crime Charity “One Formula to Tackle Knife Crime” Features in BBC One Documentary “Rod Bond Tax Fraud and HMRC”

In the first of a multi-part documentary series, actor Rod Bond uncovers an elaborate tax scam at Manchester based “One Formula to Tackle Knife Crime” anti-knife crime charity. Founded and financially supported by financial firm One Formula Limited Liability Partnership, the knife crime charity found itself under investigation by HMRC, Continue Reading

Knife Crime Charity: One Formula LLP

A group of Manchester businessmen, going by the name One Formula LLP has pledged its support to anti-knife crime charities. The powerful conglomerate of financial experts, including a financial advisor, city trader, insurance advisor, ex-Wales international rugby player and a former police officer, comprise the formidable One Formula LLP. Together, Continue Reading

Knife Crime Charity: The Wickers Charity

The Wickers Charity was founded in 2018 by East London philanthropist and businessman Henry Smith. With a personal connection to the consequences of knife crime in East London, Henry established a broad-ranging youth engagement programme. Designed to engage youth, The Wickers Charity offers a range of classes, workshops and events Continue Reading

Violence Reduction Unit Invest £4.7 Million to Reduce School Exclusions

In November 2019, as part of the public health approach to knife crime, Mayor of London Sadiq Khan pledged £4.7 million in funding to support the reduction of school exclusions. Based on a holistic approach in which government actors aim to combat violent and knife crime and its root causes, Continue Reading