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If you see something that doesn’t feel right report it at gov.uk/ACT. In an emergency call 999.

If you see something that doesn’t feel right report it at gov.uk/ACT. In an emergency call 999.

Current national threat level: SUBSTANTIAL

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.

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Prevent

We prevent vulnerable people from being drawn into extremism

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Pursue

We pursue terrorists and work to bring them to justice

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Protect

We protect the public and places from terrorist attacks

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Prepare

We prepare to respond to attacks and reduce their impact

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Your skills can help protect the UK

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Why you should join

Find out more about the range of Staff and Officer roles and what it’s like working to protect the UK.

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Recruitment process

Find out more about how our recruitment process works and when you can expect a job offer.

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Common questions

Interested in a career at Counter Terrorism Policing? View our frequently asked questions about the organisation, culture, and recruitment process.

Advice & Guidance

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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.

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ACT Early

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.

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ProtectUK

Whether you are a business owner, work in security, or are a member of the public, ProtectUK provides vital counter terrorism security information including training materials, protective guidance, and campaign toolkits.