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Project Kraken is a national initiative to raise public awareness of terrorism and criminal or suspicious activity around our coasts and borders. This includes locations such as:
Common types of coastal crime include:
If you see people doing any of the following, it may be a sign of criminal or terrorist activity:
Other possible signs of coastal crime include:
If you work in the maritime industry, you should also look out for the following types of suspicious activity:
If you suspect possible terrorist activity you can report possible terrorist activity online, or on the Anti-Terrorist Hotline 0800 789 321, or if you suspect an immediate danger, please move away and call 999 now.
Or call the Coastal Crime Line on 0800 011 3304 and quote 'Project Kraken'.
If you have a hearing or speech impairment, use our textphone service 18000 or text us on 999 if you’ve pre-registered with the emergencySMS service.
Or you can report your information online to crimestoppers.
Please remember: don’t put yourself in a dangerous situation or take any risks; don’t approach anyone you suspect. Report it to us as soon as you can.
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