Police Recover knife following a vehicle Stop in Clapton Common East London

police recover knife following a vehicle stop in clapton common east london

A knife has been taken off the street by Police officers during a proactive vehicle stop in the Clapton Common area of the capital. Police recovered a knife from one of cars stopped this evening.

The man pictured has since been arrested for possession of a offence weapon in a public and has been taken away for further questioning at the Police station. The operation comes as knife crime in the capitial has hit an all time high.