Update on Operation Deter from Matthew Barber, Police and Crime Commissioner for Thames Valley.
Video transcript for Op Deter update
0:00 Last month, I launched Operation Deter,
0:03 Thames Valley’s new approach to dealing with knife crime.
0:06 Beginning here in Milton Keynes, we’ve seen a
0:08 significant increase in the number of arrests
0:10 for knife enabled offences which has seen
0:13 more people charged, remanded, and brought to justice.
0:15 All sending out that message that if you choose
0:17 to carry a knife, you will feel the consequences.
0:20 These processes will be rolled out across the rest of the
0:22 Thames Valley shortly along with phase two in
0:24 Milton Keynes which will see an early
0:26 intervention programme in place for those under
0:29 Find out more by clicking the link below.