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Do you know the risks around knife crime?
TAKE THE QUIZ NOW!
Do you think:
Carrying a knife is good for protection?
Carrying a knife does not protect you;
it puts you in more danger. If you get into a fight there's a good chance
that your knife will end up being used on you. Or, you could use the knife
without really meaning too, seriously hurting or even killing someone.
Find out more about the risks of knife crime here.
Carrying a knife is not worth the risk?
Carrying a knife is so not
worth the risk. Just carrying one can you get you four long years in jail.
Or, you could be the one who gets hurt, leaving you scarred, in a wheelchair
or worse. Find out more about the risks of knife crime
Carrying a knife ruins lives?
Carrying a knife doesn't
just mess up your life, but your family's and friends' too. Whether it's you
or someone else who gets hurt, it affects your mum, your mates, your
girlfriend/boyfriend and more. Find out how it could change your life here.
Carrying a knife could mean:
Getting expelled from school?
Four years in jail?
A life sentence?
Carrying a knife could lead to all of the above. If you're caught with a knife on you, or caught threatening someone with a knife, you could be expelled and get four years behind bars. Or, if things go really pear shaped it could be a life sentence for injuring or killing someone. Find out more about the risks of knife crime here.
Would you say young people carrying knives where you live is:
Something everyone does?
Something hardly anyone does?
It doesn't matter what other people are doing. If you carry a knife you're just adding to the risk of you and those close to you getting hurt. And, if you're caught with a knife you could be given four years, or a life in jail if you injure someone. Choose life, not the knife. Find out about stuff to do in your area here.
How old are you?
What town/city do you live in?
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