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Record number of terror-related arrests

By DPF Admin15th September 2017August 6th, 2019Area Updates, Latest News, Northern Updates, Southern Updates

A record number of people have been arrested for terrorism-related offences, according to official figures.

The Home Office has announced that there were 379 arrests in Britain in the 12 months to June.

The figures include the dozens of arrests that took place following terrorist attacks in London and Manchester this summer.

Of these 379 terror-related arrests over the last year, 12 were made in connection with the Westminster attack, 23 related to the Manchester Arena bombing and 21 arrests were related to the attack some time later at London Bridge.

One arrest was related to the Finsbury Park attack in north London in June.

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