These films show just how devastating and far reaching the split second decision to pick up a knife can be.
Learn about the consequences and see how quickly things can turn bad if you carry a knife. Plus hear from people who have to deal first hand with the consequences of knife crime in their jobs.
Our films highlight the dangers and consequences of carrying a knife, many made with direct involvement from young people in areas most affected by violent crime.
A split second decision turns Mark’s life upside down. And it’s not just his life that’s ruined—his choice affects those closest to him too.View video
A paramedic speaks of his experiences treating seriously (and fatally) injured knife crime victims.View video
If you get caught up in knife crime, you’re not just going to get a slap on the wrists. It doesn’t matter if it’s for your own protection or if you are carrying a knife for someone else. Just carrying a knife can get you sent to prison for up to four years, even if you don’t use it.