1. Knife crime is any crime that involves a knife – regardless of whether the knife is used to injure someone. A person can be found guilty of knife crime if they:

  • Carry a knife – carrying alone could mean that the individual could face up to 4 years imprisonment

  • Stab or slash someone and cause a physical injury

  • Threaten someone with a knife

  • Use a knife whilst committing another crime 

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