Day: March 6, 2019

Man chased by zombie knife-wielding pair before being stabbed to death as bystanders filmed

Just who has blood on their hands?

It hasn’t been lost on despairing frontline police officers that it has taken the tragic, brutal death of a 17 year-old white girl to propel the issue of knife crime and its attendant issues into the headlines. It is those police officers who, on a daily basis, turn on their ...

Man chased by zombie knife-wielding pair before being stabbed to death as bystanders filmed

Stick approach will not end youth knife crime

With knife crime on the rise, Dr Tim Bateman, Reader in Youth Justice at the University of Bedfordshire, comments on why a more nuanced approach that focuses on improving young people’s environments is needed: Tragic events such as the fatal stabbing of two teenagers in London last weekend rightly create ...