The Home Office is responsible for keeping the UK safe from the threat posed by terrorism.
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Extremism will be opposed in all its forms
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Published 13 March 2013
Home Secretary makes first visit to Afghanistan
Home Secretary Theresa May has completed her first visit to Afghanistan.
Published 1 March 2013
Home Office response to Abu Qatada deportation ruling
The government strongly disagrees with this ruling and announces intention to seek leave to appeal decision.
Published 12 November 2012
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 extremist 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.
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- Archived Office for security and counter-terrorism website
- Cabinet Office: Cybersecurity strategy
- Centre for the Protection of the National Infrastructure
- Preparing for emergencies
- Report extreme and terrorist website content
- The Security Service (MI5)
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