Police seize hundreds of weapons in knife crime crackdown in London

Police seize hundreds of weapons in knife crime crackdown in London
 

Police have arrested 289 people and seized more than 250 weapons in just one week as they continue to fight knife crime in London.
Officers from Operation Sceptre swooped on addresses across the capital, including a property in Croydon where 16 knives were found.
Police also recovered a smoke grenade and more than £50,000 cash from the home, with a further 127 knives being left in a weapons bin in Islington.
The total haul of weapons last week included 265 bladed weapons, six firearms, and 45 other weapons.
Police are currently fighting to curb rampant knife crime in London, which saw 26... read more

 
21 February 2018 in Hot News, Views: 44
Source: Metro
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