Security Links

The current UK threat level for international terrorism is: SEVERE.
This means that a terrorist attack is highly likely.
The current threat level for Northern Ireland-related terrorism is SEVERE in Northern Ireland (an attack is highly likely) and MODERATE in Great Britain (an attack is possible, but not likely).
For more information, see Threat levels.
The Security Service (MI5) is responsible for protecting the United Kingdom against threats to national security. This website provides information about the Security Service, the threats it counters, links to sources of security advice and details of careers with the Service.
CPNI The Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure protects national security by providing protective security advice. Protective security is 'putting in place, or building into design, security measures or protocols such that threats may be deterred, detected, or the consequences of an attack minimised'. We provide advice on physical security, personnel security and cyber security/information assurance. Most importantly, we explain how these components combine together and reinforce each other - and their relationship to the threat. CPNI's protective security advice is built on a combination of things including

The National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) The National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) is a police unit that supports the 'protect and prepare' strands of the government’s counter terrorism strategy.

We provide the help, advice and guidance to government and industry to protect from terrorist threat:

What the government’s doing about crime prevention. click here
The Fraud Advisory Panel is the respected, influential and independent voice of the anti-fraud community. We are a registered charity and membership organisation. - See more
The UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals. see more
The Security Industry Authority (SIA) is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry in the UK. more about the SIA
BSI is the business standards company that helps organizations make excellence a habit – all over the world. Our business is enabling others to perform better. Learn more about BSI
Crime matters to us, but which crimes matter to you? more about Crime Stoppers
Crime information can be shown on a map shaded to show crime rates in each area compared to the average across London