Stop and search shake-up should spearhead overhaul of knife crime strategy in London

– Just 15 per cent of stop and searches currently target knife crime, compared with 60 per cent for drugs – Report author Shaun Bailey wants greater focus on knives A refocusing of stop and search on finding knives instead of drugs should spearhead a complete overhaul of knife crime strategy in London, according to a comprehensive new report. ‘Londoners’ Lives Matter’, by London Assembly…