While terrorist attacks are rare they could happen anywhere, at anytime, without warning, so it is important to be prepared. Use the information provided here to support you.
Terrorist threat level
The current UK threat level is substantial, meaning an attack is likely.
The public are urged to remain alert and not alarmed. Everyone is advised to be vigilant and immediately report any concerns to the confidential Anti-Terrorist hotline on 0800 789 321.
The Anti-Terrorist Hotline is for tip-offs and confidential information. For warnings about possible bombs or other urgent threats please call 999.
Stay Safe Film
Advice to the public on steps you can take to keep yourself safe in the rare event of a firearms or weapons attack can be found in the NPCC's Stay Safe film below: