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Met and Trading Standards launch new knife sale agreement

Scheme introduced after undercover Trading Standards operation revealed 160 knives sold to children as young as 13.

Knife crime: the scheme will encourage retailers to be more vigilant when selling knives

Knife crime: the scheme will encourage retailers to be more vigilant when selling knives

Date - 12th September 2019
By - Ceysun Dixon
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Retailers in London have been urged to take extra measures to tackle the epidemic of underage knife sales through a new agreement. Shop staff are being encouraged to “assess, challenge, check” the age of buyers in store and online...
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