More than than 150 knives or bladed weapons have been confiscated by security staff at Aberdeen Sheriff Court since the beginning of last year.
A teenager has been given unpaid work after being caught with two knives on Bonfire Night.
A teenager has admitted being in possession of two knives on Bonfire Night.
More than 140 knives have been seized at north-east courts since the start of 2017, the Evening Express can reveal.
The Mayor of London’s office has been forced to remove promotional material for its anti-knives campaign after it was discovered celebrity endorsements supporting the drive had been faked.
Two best friends have walked free from court after being caught at a bus stop with weapons including a crossbow – because they were going on a survival weekend.
People are being caught taking knives to court almost every three days on average, the Evening Express can reveal today.
A man has been arrested after an incident in Whitehall, Scotland Yard said. There were unconfirmed reports that knives were recovered from the scene, close to Parliament Square. Eyewitnesses said armed police officers detained the suspect. Scotland Yard said there had been no reported injuries.
A campaign has been launched that encourages schoolchildren to pledge not to carry knives in the wake of Bailey Gwynne's death.
A recommendation to change the law to allow pupils to be searched in school will not be taken forward.
SPECIAL assemblies are set to be held at secondaries across the North-east in a bid to clamp down on incidents involving offensive weapons being brought into schools.