Real life stories

How do we know about the effects of knife crime?

We work with and speak to people all over Scotland who’ve been affected by knife crime – victims, those who’ve been convicted for carrying knives, and the loved ones of both.

 

This section contains their real-life knife crime stories.

Find out more

fearless.org

Information for young people about crime.

 

knowthescore.info

Straight-talking information about drugs.

 

youngscot.org

Useful contacts, activities and events in your area.

Help & Support

If you’re worried and would like to talk to someone contact:

 

CHILDLINE

 

Speak to or email someone about any worry, any time.

0800 11 11 11

 

BREATHING SPACE

 

Info and advice if you’re feeling low or worried (for older young people).

0800 83 85 87