Greater Manchester Police are pushing to combat knife crime after they discovered erroneous data and knives concealed in public spaces
The separate incidents took place over three hours on High Street and at Piccadilly Gardens.
On the 5th of October a number of students were targeted by attackers in the early hours of the morning. Reportedly threatened with a “crowbar” and at knife-point, Kizzy Bray talks to some of the victims of the attacks
Andy Burnham has called for harsher penalties and ‘stop and search’ to be used in an effort to help tackle knife crime in the area