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.
Number of terrorists brought to justice reaches 10-year high
The number of terrorists brought to justice following Counter Terrorism Policing (CTP) investigations has reached its highest level in nearly ten years, according to the latest Home Office statistics. A total of 100 people were brought to trial in the year ending 30 June 2018, an increase of 39% from the previous year. Of those, […]
We pursue terrorists and work to bring them to justice
We protect the public and places from terrorist attacks
We prepare to respond to attacks and reduce their impact
We prevent vulnerable people from being draw into extremism
What you can do
The cooperation between the public and the police is a powerful defence.
Report suspicious activity.
Action Counters Terrorism.
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.
CAREERS IN COUNTER TERRORISM POLICING
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.