MI5 prevented nine terror attacks in last year

The MI5 has prevented nine terrorist attacks in the past year, its boss has told Downing Street officials.

DAC meets with representatives from cities affected by terrorism

DAC Lucy D’Orsi has called for private companies and the commercial sector to buy-in to a ‘Protect Duty’ and work with police to help keep the public safe.

Taxpayers’ cash ‘diverted to extremists’ in Syria

The government has suspended a foreign aid project after a BBC Panorama investigation found taxpayers’ cash was being diverted to extremists.

Further steps to manage unauthorised vehicle access in pedestrian areas

Temporary manual gates to support the existing vehicle access restrictions on pedestrianised areas of Leeds city centre have been installed.

Two men arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences

Two men suspected of being involved in the commission, preparation and instigation of terrorism have been arrested by police.

Government to give Manchester what it needs following terror attack

The government will pay Manchester the full costs of the Manchester Arena terror attack, Theresa May told Manchester Evening News.

New project supports families affected by extremism

Faith Matters has launched the new project called SAFE - Supporting Affected Families from Extremism.

At least 184 killed in Egypt mosque attack

A bomb and gun attack on a mosque in Egypt’s North Sinai province has killed at least 184 people, state media says.

May to commit to European security post-Brexit

Prime Minister will emphasise the importance of European countries working together to protect 'shared values and ideals’.

Belfast’s lone wolf vulnerabilities highlighted

An internal council document has found that Belfast City Hall is extremely vulnerable to a car bomb or a 'lone wolf' attack involving knives.

BIFM publishes counter terrorism advice

The BIFM has launched its latest Guidance Note to help facilities management professionals evaluate the risks to their buildings.

Half of business suffer cyber attack annually

Research shows that facilities management plays an important role in protecting systems against cyber hackers.

Manchester candlelight vigil

The pre-inquest review hearing into the deaths of the Manchester Arena attack victims has been delayed until 2018.

Brits too scared to attend events following recent terror attacks

Four in 10 people now fear for their safety at public events like music concerts and Christmas markets in the wake of recent terror attacks.

Scottish police officers feel under-equipped to tackle terrorism, study says

Scotland’s police officers ‘feel vulnerable to spontaneous violence’ and under-equipped to tackle terrorism, the SPF has claimed.

Vehicle attack prevention at Lord Mayor’s Show

An innovative road block system was deployed to safeguard against a possible security breach at the Lord Mayor’s show.


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