Corrosive substance violence
- Event Type
Date and Time
Start Wed, 24 Aug 2022 10:00
End Wed, 24 Aug 2022 11:30
New legislation, the Offensive Weapons Act 2019, now includes corrosives substances under the definition of an offensive weapon. Join the No Knives, Better Lives team to explore corrosive substance violence with experts from the UK in an introductory webinar on Wednesday 24 August from 10am to 11.30am.
The webinar will cover:
- An overview of corrosive substance violence.
- Corrosive substance violence in Scotland.
- Profile of perpetrators and victims.
- Differences between corrosive substance violence and other types of violence.
- Effective prevention strategies.