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Toward a Predictive Assessment of Stab-Penetration Forces.

2015 Sep;36(3):162-6. doi: 10.1097/PAF.0000000000000075.<p>1From the *School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, University College Dublin, …

Revised gunshot and knife wounds guidance: my view from A&E

<i>Dr Adrian Boyle, Consultant Emergency Physician and Caldicott Guardian at Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge, and Chair of the Quality Emergency Care</i> …

Campaigners raise fears over 'safe stabbing' trend among London youth gangs

Campaigners have warned against a disturbing trend of so-called "safe stabbings" in which young people are knifing each other in parts of the body …

Various Presentations of Penetrating Chest Trauma in a Tertiary Care Center

Chest trauma can present in many unique and unusual ways, but, if managed in time, patients can have an excellent prognosis. This video shows three …

Man jailed for at least 29 years for south London axe murder

Prashad Sothalingam sentenced for killing Neel Croos in fight between rival gang members at party in Mitcham<p>A man has been jailed for at least 29 years for hacking a rival gang member to death with an axe during a fight in a supermarket car park.<p>Prashad Sothalingam, nicknamed Bullet, was one of …

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London Bridge attackers bought knives from Lidl for £4 each, say police

It is believed terrorists shopped at discount supermarket for knives and wine bottles, which they emptied to make petrol bombs<p>The knives used by the terrorists in the London Bridge attack were bought from the discount supermarket chain Lidl for just £4 each, police have said.<p>Wine bottles emptied of …

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Knife-wielding stabbing machine could help solve violent crimes

It can stab in 60 different ways<p>When a person gets stabbed, rips in the victim's clothing may contain clues to help catch the attacker.<p>Forensic scientists are trying to understand what tears and distortions in the fabric around a stab wound can say about the knife type, angle of attack, and …

Knives

Beyond the blade: the truth about knife crime in Britain

Teenage knife crime is a tabloid obsession, blamed on feral youth running riot in our cities. But the reality is much more complex – and we cannot save lives if we do not understand it<p>On Monday 23 January, shortly after 3pm, the regular din of children turning out of the Capital Academy secondary …

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Stabbing energy and force required for pocket-knives to pierce ribs. - PubMed

PURPOSE:<p>In addition to reconstructing the course of events, the medical examiner will often have to answer questions regarding the force necessary to …

Pathology Spotlight: What becomes of the broken hearted?

<i>Welcome to the first in a series of posts entitled “Pathology Spotlight”, a new regular feature where we will be sharing content describing</i> …

Scottish ministers call for UK-wide clampdown on online knife sales

Scottish justice secretary calls for cross-government effort for tougher restrictions following Bailey Gwynne killing<p>Scottish ministers are pressing for a UK-wide crackdown on internet sales of dangerous knives after the killing of the Aberdeen schoolboy Bailey Gwynne.<p>Michael Matheson, the Scottish …

Knives

Man in 'serious' condition after cutting own throat in dock

<b>A man who cut his throat in the dock at Haverfordwest Magistrates' Court is in a serious condition in hospital, police have said.</b><p>Lukasz Robert Pawlowski, 33, was appearing for sentence at the Pembrokeshire court when the incident happened.<p>Pawlowski, of Pembroke Dock, had pleaded guilty to sexual …

Crime

Woman tries to take selfie with Crocodile. Gets bitten

<b>A French tourist who attempted to take a selfie with a crocodile in the Khao Yai National Park in Thailand has been taken to hospital after the</b> …

Three men jailed for combined total of 90 years for murder of Lynford Brewster

12:34<p>Police statement<p>South Wales Police have also issued a statement following today’s sentencing.<p>Senior investigating officer Detective Inspector …

Catching History's Criminals The Forensics Story S01 E03 Instruments Of Murder

Jo Cox tried to shield her face with her hands to defend herself during shooting, court hears

Jo Cox tried to shield her face with her hands as her killer shot her in the head, a court has heard.<p>The 41-year-old Batley and Spen MP received 15 …

Sarah Williams and Katrina Walsh jailed for life for murder of Sadie Hartley

Granada Reports correspondent Mel Barham looks back at the seven-week trial of Sarah Williams and Katrina Walsh.<p>A "bunny boiler" ex has been jailed …

Sadie Hartley murder trial: Horrific injuries revealed

A businesswoman who died in an orgy of "demonic savagery" tried to fight off her attacker, a court has heard.<p>Sadie Hartley was found face-down in a …

Why is there buttock stabbing in Rome?

<b>Manchester United fans are in Rome for the Champions League final. When English teams have visited the Italian capital in recent years there have been a string of fans stabbed in the buttocks by hooligans. But why do they target the backside?</b><p>It's called the Eternal City by many, but Rome also has …

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How a Traditional Punishment Ritual Made a Desert Town the Stabbing Capital of the World

The view of Alice Springs from Anzac Hill. (Photo: Lynda/flickr)<p>In the last years of the 20th Century, Dr. Abraham Jacob, a newly arrived surgeon at …

Retained Foreign Objects After Penetrating Injury

TweetA Chinese man was in the news a few years back after having a four inch knife blade removed from his head. It had been there for four years! The …

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One Knife. Many Victims.

Businesswoman murdered by bondage-obsessed neighbour after moving into luxury flat when 30-year marriage ends

A businesswoman was killed in her flat by a sex-obsessed neighbour hours before she was due to fly off on a family holiday.<p>Christine James, 65, a company director, had her throat cut by 37-year-old Kris Wade, who was found with bondage gear hidden in his own flat.<p>Wade was jailed for life with a …