The Home Office is responsible for keeping the UK safe from the threat posed by terrorism.
Latest on this topic
Memorandum to the Home Affairs Committee: Post-Legislative Scrutiny of the Terrorism Act 2006
Command Paper 8186 was presented to Parliament and prepared by the Home Office for submission to the Home Affairs Committee.
Published 29 September 2011
Lessons learnt since 9/11
During a visit to the USA the Home Secretary gave a speech to the Council on Foreign Relations.
Published 17 September 2011
Aviation security: consultation on a statutory authority to carry scheme
We are seeking views on the introduction of an authority to carry scheme to prevent individuals who pose a terrorist threat from flying to the UK.
Published 14 September 2011
Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill
Information about the Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill.
Published 1 September 2011
Report suspicious activity
If you know of a threat to national security or you want to report suspicious activity you can:
- call the police counter-terrorism hotline on 0800 789 321
- contact the Security Service (MI5) directly
You can also report extremt and terrorist website content on the Directgov website.
You can remain anonymous, and you may save lives. In an emergency you should always call 999.