Anti-racism campaigners have called on the London Mayor to scrap a controversial police gangs database.
The Home Office is seeking new technology to help tackle surging levels of knife crime.
Society must emphasise the dangers of knife crime to stop teenagers from believing that carrying a blade is “normal”, the most senior prosecutor in England and Wales has said.
Rapper Will.i.am believes the UK’s knife crime epidemic in urban areas is “not as bad as it’s being reported”.
Poundland has announced it is to stop selling kitchen knives from all its stores by the end of next month as campaigners criticised it for stocking toy blades and meat cleavers for Halloween.
Police have appealed for witnesses over the “senseless” killing of a man at a house party in north-east London.
Record numbers of criminals are being locked up after they are caught with knives or other dangerous weapons.
A teen dad who stabbed a schoolboy after drunkenly bursting into a party was locked up.
A 28-year-old man was fined £200 at Dundee Sheriff Court.
Attacks on West Midlands Police officers are reaching “crisis” levels amid rising violence, gun and knife crime on the region’s streets, the police federation has said.
Former gang members have fused drill music with the gospel to try to rescue youths from violence and drugs.
A new documentary will examine the communities and individuals affected by knife crime and aim to shed light on why the use of knives has become so prevalent on the streets of London.
Ministers have been told to come up with “creative alternatives” to London’s knife crime epidemic — including banning offenders from social media.
The Specials singer Neville Staple has urged the public to help find those responsible for the fatal stabbing of his grandson.
A man has been given unpaid work after admitting assaulting his father while holding a knife to his face.
The Specials singer Neville Staple has spoken of the “heartbreaking loss” of his grandson, who was stabbed to death aged 21.
The Specials singer Neville Staple has spoken of the “heartbreaking loss” of his grandson who was stabbed to death aged 21.
Former EastEnders star Shaheen Jafargholi has said the knife crime storyline which saw the brutal murder of his character was “important” amid growing fears across the UK about rising levels of violence.
A man has admitted assaulting his father while holding a knife to his face.
Music genres such as drill, grime and rap should not be solely targeted in efforts to drive out violence in the capital, rapper Dappy has suggested.