In support of Operation Sceptre, the national week of action to reduce the threat of knife crime, we would like to remind residents that there are knife amnesty bins located around Berkshire for you to safely dispose of your knives and bladed articles.
The bins are available to use all year round and you can dispose of your knives anonymously. Knife amnesty bins are located in the following police stations:
- Loddon Valley, Rushey Way, RG6 4PS - Maidenhead, Bridge Road, SL6 8LP - Newbury, Mill Lan, RG14 5QU - Reading, Castle Street, RG1 7TH - Slough, Windsor Road, SL1 2HH
You can find alternative amnesty bins in the following public locations across Berkshire:
- Maidenhead; The Boy in the Boat statue, Desborough Park, Maidenhead Train Station
- Reading; Waitrose Car Park in Caversham, Cintra Park, Coley Park Community Centre, Kensington Park, Orts Road, Tilehurst Triangle
- Slough; Arbour Park, Wexham Park Hospital
- Windsor; Tesco in Dedworth Road, Vansittart Skatepark