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Police unit to target violent messages on social media

Home Secretary promises to curb platforms that 'legitimise the use of knives'.

Scotland Yard: The Met Police will host the new 17-strong hub

Scotland Yard: The Met Police will host the new 17-strong hub

Date - 25th April 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
A national police unit tasked with stemming violence by identifying messages promoting the use of knives is set to ‘go live’ next month. The 17-strong social media hub will flag illegal and harmful content for social media companies to...
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