As the horrifying trend of knife crime continues, recent murders have pushed the issue back into the media spotlight once again. The killings of 17-year old Jodie Chesney in a park in Harold Hill, London; and Yousef Makki – also 17 – in leafy Hale Barns, Greater Manchester, within 24 hours of each other commanded more media airtime and column inches than is usually afforded to knife crime. This is perhaps because both murders failed to fit into the lazy…