Sussex Police have been running #OpSceptre, a week-long campaign designed to educate people about the dangers of knife crime and get blades off our streets. Here are some of the nastiest blades seized by officers, as well as pictures of police in action this week:
Police have been out in force in a crack down on knife crime following high-profile stabbings in the UK.
Picture: Rother Police
Picture: Crawley Police
Picture: Crawley Police/Twitter
Picture: Grant Freeman/Hastings Police