Counter Terrorism Policing
Working to keep people safe from terrorism
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.
The Independent Review of Prevent has been published by the Government today, Wednesday 8th February
Detectives from Counter Terrorism Policing West Midlands CTU have charged a Coventry man with a terrorism offence.
A Derbyshire teenager, whose extreme right-wing videos were cited by a man who murdered 10 people in a terrorist attack in the US, has been jailed for 11-and-a-half years for encouraging terrorism.
Safety advice for the public
It’s important to be alert, but not alarmed.
With a little bit of knowledge you can increase your safety and know what to do if you see or hear something that doesn’t feel right.
Counter Terrorism Policing has collaborated with the UK's live music industry to offer vital safety information for music fans.
The campaign has been supported by venues and festivals including The O2, Glastonbury, Leeds & Reading, and many more.
Code: SEVERE podcast
Code: SEVERE reveals how major terrorist plots in the UK were foiled by Counter Terrorism Policing.
Each story is told by detectives, counter terrorism officers, witnesses and the terrorists themselves.
Guidance for businesses
Counter Terrorism Policing works with a wide range of industries to tackle the terrorist threat.
Your business can play a significant role in keeping the public safe.
Your skills can help protect the UK
Why you should join
Find out what it’s like working to protect the UK and keep people safe.
Find out more about how our recruitment process works and when you can expect a job offer.
View frequently asked questions regarding recruitment at Counter Terrorism Policing.
Advice & Guidance
Report online at gov.uk/ACT
If you see or hear something that doesn’t feel right, report it online and in confidence at gov.uk/ACT
In an emergency call 999.
If you are concerned that a loved one may be vulnerable to radicalisation, visit ACT Early for further information on signs to look out for and how to seek support.
ProtectUK provides vital counter terrorism security information.
Whether you are a business owner, work in security, or are a member of the public, ProtectUK can enable you to be better protected.