Recognising the terrorist threat

Offers advice on planning for a terrorist incident and what action to take in the event of an attack.


Advises on what to do if there is a terrorist incident involving:

  • firearms threats
  • vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices
  • suicide attacks
  • chemical, biological and radioactive threats
  • insider threats
  • cyber threats

If you suspect terrorist activity then report it in confidence to the Anti-Terrorist Hotline on 0800 789 321 or use the online reporting form.