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Over 9,639 knives removed from the streets as part of police week of action
Operation Sceptre, the regular police operation to tackle knife crime, took place between Monday, 15 November to Sunday, 21 November.
APCC & NPCC Partnership Summit 2021: Speech by NPCC Chair Martin Hewitt
National Police Chiefs’ Council Launch National Week of Action to Tackle Knife Crime
Operation Sceptre, a weeklong initiative to tackle knife crime, starts today, Monday 15th November. All 43 forces (England and Wales) and the British Transport Police will take part in the efforts to crack down on knife-enable crime and violence.