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Young people may carry knives because of lack of trust in police, researcher claims

Researcher calls for re-think on knife crime.

A Met knife amnesty last year

A Met knife amnesty last year

Date - 15th August 2018
By - JJ Hutber- Police Oracle
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Policy-makers and health researchers are overlooking a connection between anti-police attitudes among young men and their tendency to carry a weapon, a study says.  Iain Brennan (University of Hull) argued in a paper published this week...
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