CLOSED – Tuesday 18th September – 10.30-12.30 – ACT Awareness (Updated from Project Griffin)
ACT Awareness is an updated model that is nationally recognised and supported by the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) who works with the Home Office in order to deliver counter terrorism awareness to individuals and groups, including those responsible for safety and security of buildings, businesses and neighbourhoods.
The objectives of ACT Awareness are:
Raise awareness of current terrorism issues and threat.
Build and maintain effective working relationships and partnerships.
Maintain trust and confidence in the police and other authorities.
Give people confidence to report suspicious activity to the police.
Topics covered at an ACT Awareness presentation:
The current threat posed to the UK by International and Domestic terrorism and extremism.
Hostile reconnaissance / suspicious behaviour – what it is and how to report it.
How to deal with a suspicious item.
Stay Safe – action to take in the event of a firearms attack.
This will be held on Tuesday, 18th September 2018 from 10.30-12.30pm at St Mary’s Church, Putney High St, London SW15 1SN.