17 Year Old From Derbyshire Charged With Terrorism Offences | Counter Terrorism Policing

17 Year Old From Derbyshire Charged With Terrorism Offences

A 17 year old from Derbyshire appeared before Westminster Magistrates yesterday (Thursday, December 2, 2021) charged with possessing and sharing a terrorist publication.

He is charged with one offence of distributed a terrorist publication under Section 2 of the Terrorism Act 2006  and four offences under Section 58 of the Terrorism Act 2000, possession a record of information likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism.

He has been bailed to appear before Manchester Youth Court on Friday, December 10

As part of a pre-planned, intelligence led investigation, he was arrested by Counter Terrorism Policing East Midlands in February this year and arrested for further offences by CTP North East in August. He was charged in November with five offences.