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Knife Amnesty

Volume 448: debated on Thursday 29 June 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many knives have been handed in during the amnesty in (a) Kingston and Surbiton constituency, (b) South West London and (c) London. (80965)

Figures for the number of items handed in during the first week of the knife amnesty were published on 16 June 2006. These figures are collected at police force level. The Metropolitan Police reported that 772 items had been surrendered in the first week of the knife amnesty. The total number of items handed in England and Wales was 17,715.