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Naa’imur Rahman jailed for planning terror attack aimed at targeting Prime Minister

A man has been sentenced at the Old Bailey to a total of 30 years’ imprisonment after a joint investigation between the Metropolitan Police Service, MI5 and the FBI foiled his plot to kill the Prime Minister Theresa May. As part of his intended attack, Naa’imur Rahman, 20...
Posted On 02 Sep 2018
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Dean Haydon appointed as Senior National Co-ordinator for Counter-Terrorism Policing

Deputy Assistant Commissioner (DAC) Dean Haydon has been appointed as the new Senior National Co-ordinator for Counter-Terrorism Policing. DAC Haydon has been appointed as the permanent successor to Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu, who himself took over as head of the...
Posted On 22 May 2018
Sadiq Khan: Mayor of London
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Mayor of London confirms £412 million investment in all-new counter-terrorism hub

Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, and the Metropolitan Police Service have unveiled the detail behind a £412 million investment to create a new counter-terrorism and organised crime hub in the capital. The major new investment includes the £250 million purchase of the Empress...
Posted On 27 Mar 2018
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Neil Basu named as new Assistant Commissioner for counter-terrorism at the Met

Neil Basu has been appointed as the new Assistant Commissioner at the Metropolitan Police Service responsible for leading on counter-terrorism policing nationally. Basu will take over the reins from Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley as head of the Met’s Specialist Operations...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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The Security Institute’s tenth Annual Conference “set to be best one held to date”

The Security Institute’s Annual Conference for 2017 promises to be the most exciting yet, with initial bookings already having exceeded last year’s numbers. The event is being held on Tuesday 3 October at Armoury House in the City of London and will include the premier of...
Posted On 02 Sep 2017
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Duo shot dead in wake of London Bridge terrorist attack named by Metropolitan Police Service

The Metropolitan Police Service’s Counter-Terrorism Command has released the names and photographs of two men shot dead by police following the terrorist attack that occurred on London Bridge and Borough Market on Saturday 3 June. While formal identification has yet to take...
Posted On 05 Jun 2017