another Olympic inflation - terrorism arrests
Olympics inflation comes in all forms. The Home Office has released figures showing terrorism arrests rose by 60% in the year up to September 2012 by comparison with the previous year with a doubling of arrests in the period April - June almost doubling over the same period in 2011. Around 18% of the 245 arrested, 45, were charged with a terrorism-related offence of which 25 are still awaiting trial.
Maybe one of these is the suspect in the 'most serious security alert' to occur in the run up to the Olympics.
Submitted by Julian Cheyne on Thu, 21/03/2013 - 16:07.