Posts Tagged ‘counter terrorism’

CT policing call for increased public vigilance despite decrease in arrests

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Counter Terrorism Policing’s Senior National Coordinator has again called upon the public to play their part in the fight against terrorism, as the Home Office released their quarterly arrest statistics. The Home Office’s quarterly release of statistics relating to the police’s use of powers under the Terrorism Act 2000 revealed that the total number of…

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UK Security Week reveals expert line-up of international speakers

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UK Security Week reveals expert line-up of international speakers From 6-7 March 2018, government officials, the emergency services and security professionals from around the world will attend the events – which will run concurrently during UK Security Week in London – to discuss the evolving terrorist threat and how emergency services can prepare for future…

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Talking counter terrorism and political violence

Talking counter terrorism and political violence

Tim Compston, Features Editor at SecurityNewsDesk, speaks to Professor Richard English, Director of the Handa Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence (CSTPV) at the University of St Andrews, to gauge his thoughts on the growing terrorist threat and the lessons, if any, we can take from previous campaigns of violence.

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