Mass stabbing

violent act where the offender pulls up a knife

A mass stabbing is a crime where many people are killed or injured by someone with a knife, or other sharp object. It is hard to stop a mass stabbing from happening as most people have knives for preparing food at home.[1]


  1. Nolan, Gary; Hainsworth, Sarah V.; Rutty, Guy N. (2018). "Forces generated in stabbing attacks: an evaluation of the utility of the mild, moderate and severe scale". International Journal of Legal Medicine. 132 (1): 229–236. doi:10.1007/s00414-017-1702-7. ISSN 0937-9827. PMC 5748396. PMID 29038886.