Knife crime - Copyright Action Press / REX Features

Christian charity blames media for rise in children using weapons

Wed 23 Apr 2014
By Jan Test Kolasinski

Nearly a thousand children took weapons into their schools in Britain over the last three years.

Figures obtained by a Sky News Freedom of Information request found in one case, an eight year old was caught carrying a knife.

Mike Smith from the Christian group Word 4 Weapons told Premier's News Hour why he thinks the media have to take some responsibility for the situation.

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