Referrals of rightwing content up 43% as police say young people being radicalised could be consequence of coronavirusCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe number of children being arrested for terrorism offences is rising as the pandemic creates a climate for lonely young people to be drawn in, police have warned.A total of 17 under-18s were arrested in the year to September 2020 compared with 11 in the year to September 2019, police have said. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2020/dec/21/lockdown-blamed-as-under-18s-terrorism-offences-coronavirus
Author : Jamie Grierson Home affairs correspondent
Publish date : 2020-12-21 00:01:31
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