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UK Counter Terrorism Policing

Counter Terrorism Policing is a collaboration of UK police forces working with the

UK intelligence community to help protect the public and our national security by

preventing, deterring and investigating terrorist activity.

Latest News

7 May 2021

Officers from Counter Terrorism Policing North East have this morning (Saturday May 1, 2021) arrested five people from West Yorkshire, Wiltshire and North Wales on suspicion of terrorism offences.

30 April 2021

Benjamin Hannam found guilty of being a member of a proscribed organisation (National Action).

24 April 2021

Christopher Carey from North Anston has been charged as part of an investigation in to Right Wing Terrorism.

What you can do

The cooperation between the public and the police is a powerful defence.
Report suspicious activity.
Action Counters Terrorism.


Our Network

We work throughout the UK with MI5 and other partners to find information and evidence to thwart terrorist planning and help bring perpetrators to justice.



There’s never been a more important time to be working in counter terrorism. You’ll be amongst some of the best and brightest – all with a common goal of working to keep people safe.