The threat posed by terrorism is real and serious. Counter-terrorism policy in the UK is reserved to the Westminster Government, but many aspects of preparation, prevention and dealing with the consequences of a terrorist act in Scotland are managed and controlled by the Scottish Government and local agencies.

What can you do to help?

If you know of a threat to national security or you want to report suspicious activity, there are several ways to get in touch:

You can remain anonymous, and you may save lives.

Home Office counter-terrorism pages include information on the  current threat level.

The  Scottish Government's counter-terrorism pages include further information on roles and responsibilities for counter-terrorism activity in Scotland.

Other useful links include: