Thursday, July 19, 2012

Terror arrests: former BBC security guard Richard Dart charged

Former BBC security guard Richard Dart has been charged with preparing for acts of terrorism along with four others.

Dart, from West Ealing in West London, featured in a BBC documentary last year about his conversion to Islam.

Four others were charged with terrorism offences following investigations by the Metropolitan Police counter terrorism command, the force said today.

Three men were charged last night with offences that involved travelling to Pakistan for training in terrorism between July 2010 and July 2012.

A woman was also charged with possessing terrorist material.

All four were arrested between July 5 and 7. Read More