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.
A man caught with a knife in a north-east town told police he only intended to use the blade "to craft matchstick models".
A play highlighting the dangers of knife crime will reach tens of thousands of youngsters with a tour across every Scottish council area.
Education chiefs in Inverness are investigating after a pupil believed to be just six had a knife in school.
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”.
More north-east schoolchildren were found with blades than in any other part of the country last year, the Press and Journal can reveal.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A forthcoming episode of EastEnders will feature accounts from relatives of real-life victims of knife crime, the BBC soap has announced.
The head of Police Scotland’s violence reduction unit has revealed what he believes MPs must do to tackle serious crime.
Police and medics scrambled to a house in a quiet Black Isle village after a man in his late 50s was injured.
The Mayor of London’s office has been forced to remove promotional material for its anti-knives campaign after it was discovered celebrity endorsements supporting the drive had been faked.
British Transport Police officers in Scotland are supporting Operation Sceptre, a national week of action tackling knife crime.
Too many councils are ignoring tougher rules on knives in schools brought in after the killing of Bailey Gwynne, Ruth Davdison has warned.
Parents of children as young as four will be told to sign letters pledging to educate their kids on the dangers of taking knives to school in Aberdeen.
A heavily pregnant woman who stabbed her former partner has been told that she would have gone to jail if she were a man.
More than 30 children primary school children in Aberdeenshire have been excluded for carrying offensive weapons over the past four years.
Scotland's knife crackdown has been branded a sham after a teenager caught with a blade at a school fight received just 100 hours' community service.
An Inverness man who was found with a knife in his pocket after police mistook him for another suspect was jailed for 18 months at Inverness Sheriff Court yesterday.
A man who suffered a stab wound through the heart would have died without emergency surgery, a jury was told today.