Plans aimed at reducing knife crime have been laid out at Holyrood.

Ministers began a consultation exercise as part of a new Police Bill due to go before the parliament in the autumn.
The bill will double the maximum jail sentence for possessing knives to four years and raise the minimum age for buying knives to 18 from 16.

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