Prevention of terrorism

The terrorism threat level published by the government shows the likelihood of a terrorist attack in the UK. Go to GOV.UK: terrorism and national emergencies to check the current threat level.

Prevent terrorism

Let's Talk About It is a website that can offer you practical help and guidance in stopping people from becoming terrorists or supporting terrorism, particularly if you think you could identify and support someone who may be vulnerable to becoming involved in extremism or terrorism.

Go to Let's Talk About It - working together to prevent terrorism.

Education Against Hate is a website that gives teachers, parents and school leaders practical advice and information on protecting children from extremism and radicalisation.

Go to Education Against Hate.

Communities defeat terrorism

You can help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting suspicious behaviour and activity.

Our policy

The Southend, Essex and Thurrock (SET) Prevent Policy is a guide to help partnerships in all 3 local authority areas prevent radicalisation. The policy is maintained by Essex County Council.

You can download the latest policy from Essex Council Council: Prevent Duty – Extremism and Radicalisation.