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Four men arrested in Newham charged with terrorism offences

By on May 25, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Terrorism with 0 Comments
Four men arrested in Newham charged with terrorism offences

Four men who were arrested on Wednesday, 17 May have been charged with terrorism related offences. Three of the men are from Newham, one from Barking.Umar Ahmed Haque, 24, from Newham was charged with an offence contrary to s5 Terrorism Act 2006, between 25 March 2017 and 18 May 2017 with the intention of committing acts […]

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Current threat level for terrorism in the UK is now CRITICAL

By on May 23, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Terrorism with 0 Comments
Current threat level for terrorism in the UK is now CRITICAL

The UK Government’s Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre has decided that the current threat level for terrorism in the UK is now CRITICAL.  This is the highest level and means an attack remains highly likely and may be imminent.Keep to your normal routine – the terrorists only win if they change the way we live.And that is […]

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Metropolitan Police update on policing London public events after Manchester attack

By on May 23, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Terrorism with 0 Comments
Metropolitan Police update on policing London public events after Manchester attack

Below is an edited version of an official statement by the Metropolitan Police regarding policing public events in London.As a consequence of the attack in Manchester the Metropolitan Police Service has increased the number of officers on duty across the Capital.Specialist officers from our event planning teams and protective security experts are now reviewing in […]

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Anti-Terrorism: Keep your eyes and ears open today

By on May 23, 2017 in Terrorism with 0 Comments
Anti-Terrorism: Keep your eyes and ears open today

After the attack in Manchester everyone needs to be extra vigilant today for anything suspicious you might see or hear that could indicate a terrorist attack.  If in doubt trust your instincts and dial 999 immediately.Every day we all need to be continuously on the look-out for any unusual or suspicious activity that could be terrorist […]

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Three women arrested in East London for terrorism offences

By on May 1, 2017 in Crime & Policing, Terrorism with 0 Comments
Three women arrested in East London for terrorism offences

Officers from the Met Police Counter Terrorism Command carried out raids at three addresses in east London early this morning. The exact locations of the raids is not yet known.According to a police statement three women, two aged 18 and one aged 19 years, were arrested on suspicion of the commission, preparation and instigation of terrorist acts […]

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