Number of UK terrorism arrests hits record high

7 December 2017 @11:04 | The Guardian
Increase of 54% to 400 in year to September due partly to 64 arrests following London and Manchester attacks The number of people arrested over terrorism-related offences in Britain has risen by 54% to 400 in one of the most intense periods for attacks in recent history. The Home Office said the increase in the year to September was due partly to the 64 arrests made after the attacks in London and Manchester , bringing the total to the highest number since records began in 2001. continue...


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