We can't find the page you're looking for
The page you are looking for on the nidirect website has not been found. If you have typed the URL directly into the address bar in your browser please check it's right. If you got here following a link from another website, that link may no longer be correct.
Here are some options
If you're having trouble finding the information you want, try the following pages:
Information on what the law says about children carrying knives, and advice on how to prevent your child getting involved with knives.
A guide to the law on carrying knives, the items that are considered offensive weapons, and the penalties imposed for carrying them
Find out about Community Justice and Neighbourhood Policing, learn how to spot bogus callers and tackle crime in your area, and find a guide to knives and the law
Information for young people about the law surrounding the possession of knives, and how they can help combat the spread of knife crime
Find out why young people join gangs, what being in a gang means and what the law says.