Official figures show the number of fatal stabbings in England and Wales at the highest levels since records began in 1946.
Staffordshire Police are hunting a man in connection with a stabbing that left three teenagers injured.
The suspect, who detectives believe to be in his 20s, fled the scene following the attack on Ashfields New Road, Newcastle, just after 7pm last night.
A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent after an incident in Meir yesterday (8 November).
A Stoke-on-Trent man who stabbed his victim with a kitchen knife while high on ‘monkey dust’ was jailed yesterday (April 18).
Jack James, 23, of Selwyn Street, Stoke-on-Trent, stabbed his victim which resulted in a punctured lung and caused an artery to bleed.
A Leicester man has been jailed for 12 years for the manslaughter of his friend, following a trial at Stafford Crown Court today (February 23).
A 48-year-old man from Stoke-on-Trent has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was left in hospital with multiple stab wounds.
A man who stabbed a boy twice in a confrontation that got out of hand has been jailed at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court.
Devon Dixon, 25, of Barks Drive, Norton, stabbed his victim during a heated argument near his home on June 18, the court heard.
Five people have been arrested in connection with the stabbing of a 17-year-old boy in Stoke-on-Trent earlier this week.
Police arrested three 17-year-olds, a 19-year-old and a 22-year-old in connection with the incident which happened on November 7.
A man stabbed at a student Halloween party in Stoke-on-Trent has been released from hospital.
The victim suffered stab wounds to his back, left forearm and lacerations to his neck.
Two men aged 20 and 21 from Stoke-on-Trent have been arrested in Longton following an alleged stabbing and vehicle pursuit.
A member of the public called Staffordshire Police at 4.25pm reporting that a man had been beaten and stabbed on the A50 yesterday (October 17).