London bombing confirmed as terrorist incident

The explosion on a London underground train that has left 29 injured has been confirmed as a terrorist attack, with ISIS claiming responsibility. The bomb, which was wrapped in a plastic grocery bag and hidden in a bucket, went off at 8:20am, and is believed to have only partially exploded. The threat level in the…

Two dead after stabbing rampage in Turku

Two people have died and six more have been injured during a stabbing rampage in Turku, Finland on Friday. The attack occurred around 4:40pm in a market square in the south-western city, with local police warning people to avoid the area. The attacker, an as yet unidentified man, was shot and arrested on the scene.…

Terror attacks in Spain, 16 dead and hundreds injured

By Jacinta Payne ISIS have reportedly claimed responsibility for a terror attack in Spain that has left 16 reported dead, and hundreds injured. A van has ploughed into pedestrians at Las Ramblas, a popular tourist street in Barcelona, in an attack similar to London earlier this year and Nice, France last year. Witnesses report seeing…

Protective Service Officers Graduation from WA Police Academy

A special graduation day for 20 new Protective Service Officers saw family, friends, police and special guests come together to celebrate at the WA Police Academy. The Protective Services Officer role was created specifically to address the heightened security presence in Australia and Internationally. After surviving an intense three month training course, 14 male and…

Interpol Circulates List of 173 Potential Isis Suicide Bombers

A list of 173 Islamic State fighters believed to be trained in suicide attacks has been circulated by Interpol, with fears they could head to Europe according to the Guardian. With Isis’ territory in the Middle East collapsing there are concerns they may try stage revenge attacks in Europe. According to the list, the fighters…

Two Tourists Dead, More Injured in Egypt Stabbing

A stabbing at an Egyptian Red Sea beach resort has resulted in two German tourists being killed and four other foreigners injured. The attacker was detained by hotel security and members of the public until the police were able to arrive at the scene. The security manager at El Palacio hotel, Saud Abdelaziz commented on…

British Parliament Hit by Cyber Attack

The British parliament has been targeted in a cyber-attack attempting to access MP’s accounts, leaving many locked out. The national cyber security centre and national crime agency are investigating the attack, after reports that passwords to some of the MP’s accounts, including cabinet ministers, were found being sold online. The British parliament has taken precautionary…

One Love Concert To Heal Manchester

  After last week’s Manchester Arena bombings, celebrities have spoken out and are determined to stand strong against terrorism. A benefit concert is to be held on Sunday in honour of the 22 victims of the attack who lost their lives while attending an Ariana Grande concert. The concert, titled ‘One Love Manchester,’ is set…

Youth Easily Becoming Radicalised Terrorists as World Battles “New Character of War”

Click on the player above to watch the story within the newscast… A Western Australian counter terrorism academic claims it has become easier for young people to become radicalised terrorists following the Manchester Arena bombing. Curtin University lecturer Gavin Briggs said terrorists were an enemy that could be a self-radicalised “new character of war” and…

Protest March as Egyptian Coptic Christians Mourn Bus Victims

Thousands of Egyptian Christians gathered to mourn the loss of seven of the victims of the bus shooting in Egypt who were part of their community. A funeral ceremony was held at the Church of the Sacred Family in the village of Dayr Jamous, where grieving young men formed a protest march, chanting while carrying…