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Operation Sceptre sees seven-day knife crime blitz across England and Wales

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Knife crime epidemic: Launch of nationwide campaign

Knife crime epidemic: Launch of nationwide campaign

Date - 11th March 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Forces have launched a nationwide blitz in a bid to counter rising knife crime amid a slew of fatal stabbings. The seven-day crackdown, codenamed Operation Sceptre, began today with officers in a two-pronged attack using surrender bin plus...
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