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New Facebook initiative to tackle online extremist material

Facebook is to step up combating extremist material online by educating charities about countering hate speech.

Finsbury Park attacker charged

A man has been charged with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder after the attack in Finsbury Park.

Van hire laws needed to counter terror, says Met Commissioner

The hire of vans may have to be regulated to prevent them being used in a terrorist attack, says the Metropolitan Police Commissioner.

Finsbury Park attack suspect presumably ‘self-radicalised’

The Finsbury Park terrorist attack suspect is believed to have been self-radicalised, it has been reported.

Andy Burnham pledges to review Manchester’s counter-terror strategy

Andy Burnham has vowed to review the Prevent programme following the Manchester Arena bombing.

Manchester Project Griffin briefing

Police in Manchester have recently delivered one of the largest counter terrorism security events ever held in the UK.

Islamophobic attacks soared by 500 per cent in Manchester

Police have said that following the suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester Islamophobic attacks have surged by 500 per cent.

Destroying Mosul mosque is ‘Isis declaring defeat’

The destruction of the Great Mosque of al-Nuri in Mosul is an acceptance by Islamic State militants that they are losing the battle for the city.

Increase in Met officers with Taser weapons

The Met Police will equip an additional 1,800 officers with Tasers to better protect the public from the threat of violent incidents.

Suspected suicide bomber shot by Brussels station

Belgian officials have said that soldiers have shot a man suspected of being a would-be suicide bomber at Brussels Central Station.

 Features

Terrorist threats to the water sector

Catherine Laug, marketing and communications manager for LOCKEN, examines the genuine terrorist risk to our water infrastructure

CTB Interview: DCS Scott Wilson

Ahead of the Security & Counter Terror Expo, DCS Scott Wilson answers questions on the international expansion of Protect and Prepare

Putting terrorist threats into context

Richard English questions whether terrorism is working and looks at what terrorism does and does not tend to achieve

The unpredictability of the long anticipated attack

Having long held a ‘severe’ terrorist threat level, how prepared was London for the recent Westminster terrorist attack?

Engaging with the public to prevent terrorism

The NPCC explains how officers are urging the public to stay alert and help prevent attacks like those seen in Westminster

Terrorism trends explored at IFSEC

In light of recent events, IFSEC International investigates five alarming terror trends and what they mean for counter terror strategies

A new approach for cyber security in the UK

As the threat of terrorism becomes far more than just a physical danger, cyber security increases in importance within the UK

Preventing terrorism and protecting the world’s civilians

Leading security figures will discuss changing terrorist threats at the World Counter Terror Congress in May

Tackling terrorism in the drone zone

With the potential for criminals and terrorists to exploit technology advances, CTB analyses the potential use and misuse of UAVs

Securing UK borders from terrorist threats

Counter Terror Business looks at how border security will help ease the migration flow to the UK and keep terrorism at bay

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Ian Jones, former Chief Inspector and Head of North Wales & Cheshire Alliance Policing has spoken about why they chose Reveal body cameras for their Firearms units.

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