A university drop-out has been found guilty of a knife attack on four police officers after they responded to a fake 999 call.
Nazir Afzal, a former Chief Prosecutor of North West England, has said that mental health issues "play a significant part" in the rise of knife crime.
A man has appeared in court charged with five counts of attempted murder after a series of stabbings in north London.
The former Deputy Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police has said that legalising drugs would “significantly reduce” street violence.
A man in his 30s has been arrested by police investigating a stabbing in Enfield, north London on Tuesday, the Metropolitan Police has said.
Teachers, nurses and police officers could be held accountable for failing to "spot warning signs" of violent crime among young people, under government plans announced today.
A former Scotland Yard Detective Chief Inspector has welcomed suggestions that school pupils could be subject to stop and search in an attempt to tackle knife crime.
Cocaine users have "blood on their hands" and should be fined up to 100 per cent of their income if caught in possession, MPs have heard.
Conservative MP Christopher Chope has said teenagers at risk of knife crime should learn self defence rather than carry a knife.
Theresa May was accused of breaking a promise to knife crime victims over the time taken to organise a Downing Street summit.
Half of online retailers tested are breaking the law by selling blades without age checks, according to the trading standard watchdog.
The Conservative MP who suggested that all knives should be equipped with GPS trackers to combat knife crime has admitted it was “probably a s**t idea".
The number of criminals caught with knives or dangerous weapons has hit its highest level in nearly a decade, according to official figures.
The national chairman of the Police Federation has said it is “clear” that the home secretary had fought for the £100million extra funding announced on Wednesday, because Theresa May has shown “nothing but contempt for policing”.
The education watchdog has called for "multi-agency partnerships" to help bring instances of knife crime down.
The owner of a clothes shop in south east London is offering refuge to teenagers who fear they may be a victim of knife crime.
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of Jodie Chesney in east London, the Metropolitan Police said.
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with murder, following the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old in west London.
The supermarket giant has announced it will no longer sell single kitchen knives by the end of April this year.
Postmen have stopped delivering mail to a north London estate out of fear out being stabbed.
A Conservative member of the Greater London Assembly as described the Mayor of London’s spending on staff as “disgraceful”.
The former Labour Home Secretary has accused the prime minister of being in “complete denial” about the causes of knife crime, after she suggested that there “was no direct correlation between certain crimes and police numbers".
The Metropolitan Police's violent crime unit has arrested 504 people and seized over 100 weapons in only two weeks, latest figures show.
The prime minister has said that the ‘responsibility’ of knife crime ‘lies with the perpetrators’ but has said that she will hold a summit with community groups in Downing Street on the issue.
Former Chief Constable of Cambridge Police, Tom Lloyd has described the proposal to bring in the army to deal with knife crime as “nonsense”.
Peter Bleksley, previously known as ‘The Chief’ on Channel 4’s Hunted, has described the prime minister as “daft, deluded and dangerous” after she claimed that cuts in police numbers had no correlation to rising knife crime.
Labour MP Sarah Jones has branded Britain's rise in knife crime "horrific" and a "major national crisis".
A former Met Police superintendent has said police run the risk of becoming "irrelevant" because they are no longer spending time connecting with communities.
A sixth person has been arrested over a "prearranged fight" that saw a gang armed with knives enter the grounds of a college and threaten students.
The Police Federation of England and Wales chairman has called the Prime Minister ‘delusional’ after Theresa May claimed there was no correlation between police cuts and the rise in violent crime.
The father of Jimmy Mizen, who was stabbed to death aged 16 in 2008, has said that “everyone is running around like headless chickens” because no one knows how to tackle knife crime.
Former gang member Sheldon Thomas has said that “no one takes police officers seriously” so sending them into schools to talk about knife crime will “never” work.
talkRADIO’s Julia Hartley-Brewer has condemned the media coverage of the “horrific” killing of a 17-year-old girl, saying politicians and journalists only care about knife crime when it is “white middle-class girls” being stabbed.
A slew of stabbings across two major cities has been described as a "national emergency" by West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson.
talkRADIO’s Matthew Wright brought together three guests with intimate knowledge of knife crime to discuss what can be done to tackle the crisis.
Police have named a man who died in the lobby of a luxury hotel after being stabbed in the street in central London.
Boris Johnson has accused the police of “wasting time” arresting women accused of being anti-transgender, when he suggests the manpower could be used to tackle knife crime.
A popular online marketplace has come under fire for offering customers, including children, razor-sharp zombie knives.
The former football manager revealed to talkRADIO how he is spreading the message that "carrying a knife is not the thing to do".
The Labour MP for Brent, Dawn Butler, has said that if anti-stab knives had been rolled out during the last Labour government, violent crime might have reduced
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 chief of a knife crime awareness charity says the newly-announced Knife Crime Prevention Orders won't stop young people carrying knives
Home Secretary Sajid Javid has unveiled new ASBO-style orders designed to tackle spiralling knife violence.
A teenager who attacked a car with a "zombie knife" in broad daylight has been jailed for three and a half years after the Court of Appeal decided his suspended sentence was unduly lenient.
Police are investigating the death of a teenager after a fight descended into a fatal stabbing in north London
Police officers are calling for "more boots on the ground" as figures reveal a 14% rise in homicides - the highest number since 2008.
Knife crime on Britain's rail network has more than tripled in the past three years, police figures suggest.
The son of imprisoned radical Islamist Abu Hamza has been charged with possessing firearms and intent to cause fear and danger
The award-winning artist was arrested in June after having a 10cm blade in his possession.
An angel made of knives seized by police across the country is being displayed in Liverpool to raise awareness of knife crime.
A British Transport Police officer was stabbed in Ilford on Friday evening, and a second man killed in an attack in Dalston hours later
London Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced £13m of funding to tackle serious youth violence in the capital.
Sajid Javid has said there needs to be "more leadership all round" after unveiling details of a new drive to stop youngsters being drawn into crime.
A former Scotland Yard detective has said stop and search is a "useful tool" in the fight against knife crime, but claimed that new police recruits "probably think" it's "racist".