talkRADIO’s Matthew Wright brought together three guests with intimate knowledge of knife crime to discuss what can be done to tackle the crisis.
Sephton Henry, a former gang member has said described the Home Secretary’s new measures to tackle knife crime “a joke”, and said that the funding might as well go straight to knife crime offenders to “change their lives”.
The human rights charity said the database, which holds information on people thought to be at risk of committing crime, disproportionately targets young black men
A former gang member from Tottenham has spoken out about the recent rise in violent crime.
30-year-old arrested in east London following killing of teenager on Monday
Two suspects arrested late on Wednesday evening after an 18-year-old man became the latest victim of London's knife crime epidemic
More than 50 suspected murders in the capital so far this year, say police, after young man dies following knife attack in east London
Author Harriet Sergeant says adults have left boys to bring themselves up and create a terrifying existence
The incident took place at a memorial for a person who had been fatally shot in a suspected gang incident