Nottinghamshire UK has come up with a pointless method of handling domestic abuse. Pointless knives, that is. Authorities in Nottinghamshire have been swapping out the knives of homes with history of domestic abuse with the pointless variety of knives to “reduce crime” during a pilot program. The program is voluntary, not mandatory.
Of course that precludes the idea that someone might slice their adversary with the straight edge. Or grab another implement just as deadly. Maybe a fork? Will Nottinghamshire pass out plastic sporks next? And what about the person behind the knife? Is anything being done about that?
Issue - Knives - Victims - Violence - History
One issue is they are passing the knives out to the victims of domestic violence when they have a history of being threatened or...