Havering Schools Officers out on patrol on Wednesday 16th of September conducted a series of stop and search along Ardleigh Green Road. As a result a knife was recovered discarded nearby and a 17 year old male was subsequently arrested for the possession of cannabis.
Police are looking at forensics to see if anything further can be identified.
On Thursday 17th of September Schools Officers conducted weapon sweeps in Ardleigh Green Road, Hornchurch, where they found the weapon below hidden in some bushes.
Well done to our police!