National statistics

Operation of police powers under the Terrorism Act 2000, quarterly update to September 2022

Contains statistical material relating to the Terrorism Act 2000, including arrests and outcomes, and stops and searches.

Applies to England, Scotland and Wales



This release brings together statistical material relating to the Terrorism Act 2000 (TACT), including arrests and their outcomes, as well as breakdowns of stops and searches made under the powers of the act. Data presented here cover the period up to 30 September 2022.

Further information on TACT, categories and terminology used in this release and information about the data providers is available in the user guide.

Feedback and enquiries

We welcome feedback on the statistics. Enquiries should be made by writing to:

Homeland Security Group
Home Office
2 Marsham Street

Home Office Responsible Statistician is Jodie Hargreaves, Home Office Analysis and Insight.

Contact us via if you have any statistical comments or need any assistance in accessing the data.

Published 8 December 2022