Latest news stories from Hyperlocal sites tagged with 'knife crime' :: Page 1

Cables Wynd Serious Assault

Another violent assault on Monday morning saw a man in his 20s left in a serious condition in Leith. Police said the victim suffered a serious head...

Knife crime- the curse on London’s youth. Can drama help halt the slaughter?

In a week when the Metropolitan police launch another murder enquiry into the death of a 15 year old schoolboy from stabbing and an Old Bailey jury...

16-year-old stable after chicken shop stab attack

A 16-year-old boy who was chased into a takeaway in Poplar and stabbed several times is now in a stable condition in hospital. It was revealed last...

Women viciously assaulted in Burnage street robbery

A 52-year-old victim walking to the post office in Burnage has had her hands and face cut by robbers. The attack happened around 3pm yesterday afte...

Carl Beatson Asiedu murder trial under way

On 1st August 2009, Carl Beaton Asiedu and Peter Lama were stabbed in Goding Street, Vauxhall outside the night club, Life, after their group, Kid ...

Higher Broughton stab murder victim named

A man who died from a stab wound in Higher Broughton has been named. Daniel Skeffington, 29, was found inside the house on Agnes Street after polic...

Two in custody after Higher Broughton stabbing

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a man in a house in Higher Broughton in the early hours of this morning. Polic...

Police hunt five attackers over Stoke Newington teenagers’ double knife stabbing

Two sixteen year old boys were hospitalised after being set upon in Shakspeare Walk

Appeal over knife robbery near Caerphilly RFC

A man was robbed at knifepoint by two teens as he walked down a lane near Caerphilly Rugby Club. Gwent Police is appealing for information about th...

Treading the boards in the fight against knife crime

Shaquille Smith was stabbed to death in an unprovoked knife attack when caught between two rival gangs in Hackney three years ago. He was 14. Last ...

Police release CCTV footage of stab victim

Police have released CCTV images of the moments before a student was brutally stabbed to death in Sydenham last Saturday. Samuel Guidera, 24, was f...

Hunt on for two men who robbed cabbie at knifepoint

Detectives investigating a knife-point robbery on a taxi driver have issued CCTV images of two men they want to trace. The 49-year-old man collecte...

Police seek woman for questioning about seven robberies

Detectives investigating seven robberies in the Withington and Fallowfield areas have released images of a woman they are trying to identify. A man...

Police release e-fit of Reddish thief

Police have released an E-fit of a man who stabbed and robbed a man in north Reddish in January. The victim was walking along Brookfold Lane on Fri...

Jail for pair who robbed and stabbed cab driver

Two men have been jailed after a taxi driver was stabbed in a robbery and later died. Declan Fitzsimmons, 20, of Chesham Avenue, Wythenshawe, and N...

Man who stabbed department store co-worker jailed for four years

A 21-year-old shop assistant was jailed today for stabbing his co-worker at a Manchester department store. Adrian Shaw, of West Green Rhodes, Middl...

Man in court over Harpurhey knife attack

A man is due to appear in court today after being charged in connection with a knife attack in Harpurhey. Perry Dallas Mathers, 39, of no fixed add...

‘Choices’ drama to tackle gun and knife crime

Tackling gun and knife crime is an important issue in all the ELL boroughs, particularly the need to engage with young people about the dangers of ...

Two men jailed for Newbridge shop knife raid

Two men have been sentenced to two-and-a-half years imprisonment after they threatened a shop keeper with a knife and stole hundreds of pounds in c...

Teenager jailed for woodland stabbing

A teenager who lured his best friend to a Croydon park before stabbing him 13 times ‘for personal gratification’ has been jailed for ni...

Leith hit by state funded flyposting and graffiti

Filed under things that happen in Leith that would never happen in the New Town, and hot on the heels of news that Leith tops the league table of e...

Eight teenagers deny Nick Pearton murder

Eight youth, aged between 14 and 17, pleaded not guilty to the fatal stabbing of Sydenham teenager Nicholas Pearton when they appeared at the Old B...

Police charge two Bargoed men for Newbridge shop knife raid

Police have charged two Bargoed men after a Newbridge shop was raided at knifepoint. The robbery happened at approximately 3pm on Wednesday Septemb...

Police arrest three in connection with Newbridge shop knife raid

Police looking for a pair of robbers who held up a shop at knifepoint and made off with cash and cigarettes have arrested three people in connectio...

Woman shopkeeper robbed at knifepoint in Newbridge

Police are hunting two men who held up and robbed a convenience store at knifepoint. The robbery happened at approximately 3pm yesterday, Wednesday...

Time to review police use of ‘joint enterprise’

The police are using this ancient concept to tackle urban gangs, but can it be fairly administered?

No Knives Better Lives initiative arrives in Edinburgh

By Christine Lavelle TEENAGERS will be the focus of a ‘No Knives’ campaign being launched in Edinburgh tomorrow. Lothian and Borders Police and...

Lansdowne Way Stabbing

I've just spotted a BBC Tweet which suggests there's been a stabbing on Lansdowne Way, Kennington.  Geographically, Lansdowne Way should ...

Police name Harpurhey knife attacker

A Harpurhey knife criminal sought by Greater Manchester Police has had his name and photograph released to the public. Perry Dallas Mathers, 38, is...

Glasgow and Edinburgh to follow Inverclyde’s anti-knife crime example

By Christine Lavelle THE SUCCESS of Inverclyde’s No Knives, Better Lives campaign is spreading across the country this month as Glasgow, Edinburg...

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