Mothers show their support for city’s knife amnesty

Two mothers who lost their sons to knife crime have shown their support for the launch of Leicestershire Police’s #LivesNotKnives campaign.

Leicestershire Police launch knife amnesty

By MEL HAWES
Today Leicestershire Police have launched a month-long amnesty for those who carry knives on the streets of Leicester.

#LivesNotKnives – knife amnesty begins

A month-long amnesty has been launched today (Thursday 20 October) for those who carry knives on the streets of Leicester. Amnesty bins have been installed in six police stations in and around the city where people can safely dispose of knives. The initiative is part of a major campaign called #LivesNotKnives that was launched this week […]