Who we are
The National Counter Terrorism Unit is a police hosted unit that is part of The National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC).
We support a network of about 190 counter terrorism security advisors (CTSAs) who work within local police forces as officers and staff. Their primary role is to provide help, advice and guidance on all aspects of counter terrorism protective security to specified industry sectors.
We provide the help, advice and guidance to government and industry to protect from terrorist threat:
Crowd photo by Michael Spencer on Flickr. Used under Creative Commons.
Radioactive sign photo by Stephen Korecky on Flickr. Used under Creative Commons.
Ambulances photo by Francis Tyers on Wikimedia Commons. Used under the GNU Free Documentation License.
CCTV photo by Lydia on Flickr. Used under Creative Commons.