2014 Colchester Murders: James Attfield and Nahid Almanea

33-year-old James Attfield and 31-year-old Saudi student Nahid Almanea were stabbed to death in Colchester, Essex, only three months apart. Approximately one year later, teenager James Fairweather was arrested for the murders. Fifteen years old at the time, Fairweather was in the midst of planning another murder. Described as “brutal Continue Reading

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