Three mothers share their devastating stories of knife violence

His dark prediction proved correct later that year when Dwayne was driving down Brixton Road and noticed an assailant chasing a friend of his. He stopped the car and intervened; The attacker stabbed Dwayne once through the chest. He died two days later at King’s College Hospital.

“You might think this can never happen to you,” says Lorraine. “I’ve been serving my community since I was 16, I’ve done everything right and I never thought this could happen to me.”

The attacker, Rio Julienne-Clarke, was later sentenced to 12 years in prison for manslaughter.

“Everyone needs to be conscious and just make that call [to Crimestoppers Anonymous]. You’re not just protecting yourself — you’re protecting our society from this wall of violence.”

“My son was murdered in a revenge attack on the wrong man”

Jean Foster’s son, Christopher, enjoyed a drink with a friend outside a pub on a Friday night in 2013. A group of seven men approached the pub on Borough High Street in central London, their faces covered in scarves. They were seeking revenge on another man who they believed had attacked one of their cousins ​​a few months earlier. They misidentified Christopher, 34, as the single father of a four-year-old girl. In single file, the seven men approached Christopher from behind before one stabbed him in the back with a 14-inch blade.

CCTV from the pub captured Christopher’s final moments as he writhed on the floor “in agony,” says Jean (pictured above in this article), who later had to watch the video so she could give permission for it to be used in one BBC documentary. “They just kept running like he was nothing. Well, my son is something. My son was an angel working hard as a single parent and contributing to life. I raised him to be responsible for his actions, and he was.” Three mothers share their devastating stories of knife violence

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