Knives and the law
The legal situation and some proposed new laws
Facts about the risks of carrying knives
What are the reasons behind the increase in knife crime?
How people try to explain the rise in violence.
Knife crime: the facts
After falling for several years, knife crime is rising again
Prevention and treatment - Is a public health approach a cure for violent crime?
Like an infectious disease, violence occurs in specific places and spreads from person to person.
Beyond the blade: The truth about knife crime in Britain
Teenage knife crime is a tabloid obsession, blamed on feral youth running riot in our cities. But the reality is much more complex
Beyond the blade: knife crime and the news
Sometimes a stabbing is big news and sometimes it is ignored - it often depends on the type of victim
To whom it may concern
A powerful plea by actor Lennie James to anyone who carries a knife
Knife-related hospital admissions
There were an average of 12 knife assault-related hospital admissions every day in 2016-17