Deaths among children and teenagers are at a 40-year high in the West Midlands

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Six teenagers have been killed with knives so far in 2018

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75 children in the West Midlands have died from knife attacks since 1977

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1980

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90

95

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2015

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Six teenagers have been killed with knives so far in 2018

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75 children and teenagers in the west Midlands have died from knife attacks since 1977

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3

2

1

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1980

1985

1990

1995

2000

2005

2010

2015