Newcastle Man Charged With Terrorism Offences | Counter Terrorism Policing

Newcastle Man Charged With Terrorism Offences

A man from Newcastle has been charged with terrorism offences following an intelligence led investigation into Right Wing Terrorism by Counter Terrorism Policing North East.

The 21 year old man from High Callerton, Newcastle, was arrested on Wednesday October 2 and detained in West Yorkshire for questioning.

He will appear before Westminster Magistrates Court tomorrow, Wednesday October 9, charged with:

  • Four offences contrary to section 1 of the Terrorism Act 2006 (Encouragement of Terrorism)
  • Three offences contrary to section 2 of the Terrorism Act 2006 (Dissemination of Terrorist Publications)
  • One offence contrary to section 58 of the Terrorism Act 2000 (Collection of Terrorist Publications).