Decision details

Knife Crime and Serious Violence Strategy

Decision Maker: Assistant City Mayor - Neighbourhood Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve a Knife Crime and Serious Violence Strategy.


To adopt and publish the Leicester City Council Knife Crime and Serious Violence Strategy.

Reasons for the decision:

The aim of the strategy is to prevent knife crime and serious violence within Leicester, and to support people away from this activity. The strategy will encourage provision of relevant intervention support and education, using a collaborative approach of various partners, community members and organisations.

Alternative options:

Not Applicable.

Publication date: 09/07/2021

Date of decision: 09/07/2021

Effective from: 17/07/2021

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