Forcing terrorists to take lie detector tests to prove they are not planning another attack is “misguided” and would be a “waste of resources”, according to an expert.
The Government has defended its use of lie detector tests after it announced plans to use them on terrorists to see if they had reformed.
The Justice Secretary has defended plans to make terrorists take a lie detector test to prove they have reformed and are not planning to carry out another attack.
The Government is committed “100%” to introducing tougher security checks at public venues in honour of one of the 22 victims of the Manchester Arena bombing, ministers have said.
Police have been granted more time to quiz four men arrested in different parts of the country over a suspected terror plot.
Four men have been arrested in different parts of the country over a suspected terror plot.
A 21-year-old man has been arrested by counter-terror police.
Police have been granted extra time to question a man and a woman arrested on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences, West Midlands police said.
A man and a woman have been arrested in Dover on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences, West Midlands police said.
More than 350 convicted and suspected terrorists have been freed from prison over the last seven years, figures show.
The number of suspect terrorists arrested by police has dropped 20% in the last year, figures show.
Irish police have been granted another 24 hours to question an alleged member of so-called Islamic State (IS).
The London Bridge attacker was a convicted terrorist released half-way through a 16-year prison sentence for a plot to bomb the London Stock Exchange.
The London Bridge attacker has been named as convicted terrorist Usman Khan, police said.
The latest terrorist attack at London Bridge appears to have echoes of the strike two years ago where eight people were killed and 48 seriously injured.
A 26-year-old man arrested on suspicion of Syria-related terror offences as he landed on a flight to Heathrow Airport was deported from Turkey over claims he was a member of so-called Islamic State, the PA news agency understands.
A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of Syria-related terror offences as he arrived in the UK from Turkey hours after authorities in Ankara said a British Islamic State suspect had been deported.
Facebook is working with the Metropolitan Police to improve the social network’s ability to detect live streaming of terrorism and potentially alert officers about an attack sooner.
The Home Secretary has called for a “back door” into end-to-end encrypted messaging platforms in a bid to tackle security threats including child sexual abuse and terrorism.
A north-east neo-nazi serving life for planning terrorism attacks on mosques has failed in a bid to have his conviction quashed.
Researchers are developing new artificial intelligence to tackle a surge in hate crimes after they rose to their highest levels since records began.
Britain is at risk of terrorist attacks from drones, a leading designer has warned.
Counter-terrorism experts are training staff at hospitals, schools and public buildings across the North-east.
Police today said increased security and searches would help people in Aberdeen feel "reassured".
A man allegedly found with weapons, bomb manuals and the address of every mosque in Aberdeen will go on trial later this year accused of terrorism offences.
Through years of experience I’ve found, generally speaking, people dislike politicians assuming things and speaking on their behalf, particularly when they’ve got it wrong.
We spoke to Paris-born journalist Jenny Ben Brahim, a former Robert Gordon's College and University student, who now lives in works in the city. Here, in her own words, she tells us what it has been like in Paris since last Friday's terror attacks.
A FORMER Aberdeen medical student was today cleared of one of the three terrorism charges he faces.