Seeing reports that a machete may be involved, just twitter rumours so far although there is a Police presence there right now.
The deterrent is the possibility of getting caught but we have a Prime minister who doesnt feel the cutting of 21k Police is in any way relevantIf that's the guideline, I'd love to know how many times the maximum sentence has been applied. It certainly doesn't seem to be acting as a deterrent.
More police on the street will not stop these random, senseless knife crimes. Much harsher sentences will go some way to doing so.The deterrent is the possibility of getting caught but we have a Prime minister who doesnt feel the cutting of 21k Police is in any way relevant
The home secretary will meet police chiefs this week to discuss how to stop the "senseless violence" killing young people.news.sky.com
Sorry, disagree. Might help inner city but Runshaw College and the likes? Knife crime is a cancer and it's spreading. There will never be enough police.More police would mean more people being searched. There would be a higher risk of being caught which would serve as a deterrent.