TRACES of the deadly poison ricin have been found at the Washington office of a senior US politician, according to police.
THE leading figure in the tartan terror movement, Adam Busby, is set to be extradited from Ireland to face charges over the recent anthrax hoaxes and the delivery of parcels containing caustic soda to Cherie Blair and other political targets.
THE Scottish National Liberation Army (SNLA) has carried out a series of threats since first coming to public attention in March 1982 .
THE agitated voice on the other end of the line sounded like yet another of the cranks who contact the tabloid newspaper each day.
MICHAEL Martin, the Speaker of the House of Commons, was at the centre of a security alert after a man with a history of assaults made a threatening telephone call to his London home. Worried police stepped up security around the controversial Glaswegian Speaker, following the incident.
POLICE investigating terrorist threats against Cherie Blair and a Scottish MSP put public figures on a state of high alert last night after receiving reports of two further threatening packages.