Tags » Knife Crime

Expectant news!

Easter is now over and summer will soon be upon us – hopefully it will bring some lovely sunny, warm weather as well!  I am also waiting eagerly and excitedly for two deliveries in the next few weeks – my daughter is expecting next week and my daughter-in-law in 5 weeks time! 213 more words

Security Advice

Documentary Review - Jermaine Jenas: Teenage Knife Wars

This documentary trails former Spurs and England star Jermaine Jenas on his journey through his boyhood neighbourhood, Nottingham. He was raised on a council ­estate in the Clifton area of Nottingham. 219 more words

Football

Police begin murder inquiry after Thornton Heath stabbing

Croydon police are now handling a murder inquiry, from a separate and unconnected incident in Thornton Heath last week, as well as the investigation into the brutal attack on a teenaged refugee in Shrublands on Friday night. 961 more words

Croydon

Blood - a poem about.......

Watching blood spilled,

Causes us to be thrilled.

But not when it’s real,

How would you feel?

When it flows from a cut,

Struck by a knife in your gut. 29 more words

#poetry

GCSE and A2 Crime + Deviance: The Guardian: Beyond the blade: the truth about knife crime in Britain

Here are the headline findings from Gary Younge’s article on ‘knife crime’:

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/mar/28/beyond-the-blade-the-truth-about-knife-in-britain

Knife carrying on the rise?

  • Between 2014 and 2016 the number of children carrying knives in London schools rose by almost 50%, while the number of knife offences in London schools rose by 26% (Metropolitan police 2017).
  • 510 more words
GCSE Sociology

Terrorism UK

This is a difficult one, what I am about to do is like going on stage and having a shit. As a writer, that’s not something you ever want to do and then something happens and you have to write something because if you don’t it’s just going to be in there tearing your head and heart apart. 660 more words

Politics