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27, a team of heavily armed British soldiers
Speaking of the royal wedding of the most expect moment, after the wedding ceremony, William and Kate Middleton will rode in the carriage seeps from Westminster to leave, heading to Buckingham Palace, along the street accepting to Millions people blessings and shout. However, just two kilometers, 15 minutes of romantic journey, but it’s a most rigorous test for British security department and police.
It is reported that the royal wedding security work consists of four British police departments involved, including the metropolitan district police, Scotland Yard, the city police and traffic police.
Carriage parade key protection
To 29, when William and Kate will ride carriage to Buckingham Palace, carriage forward speed of only about 8 kilometers per hour. Although well-dressed of accompanying staff, are in fact heavily armed plain-clothes bodyguards.
British police will send 5,000 police officers; there are also thousands of plainclothes guards at the scene. In addition, the 50 countries attending the wedding of state and thousands of royal guests will also be provided 70 to 80 by the police team close protection.
The design of the wedding carriage parade route itself through careful security considerations, along the route are mainly government buildings or palace.
“Carpet search” of explosives
In addition, the London police have repeatedly launched against explosives “blanket search “action, almost “every inch” places left off.
4 months ago, Prince Charles and Camilla just experienced the demonstrators’ siege events. The royal wedding security action, by the police as a “revenge” opportunity.
The greater threat of big fans
Molecules were refused entry at risk
Some experts believe that, part of the royal family’s enthusiastic fan, that form the security threats might even more than a terrorist organisation. These fanatics will find a way through the various means of harassment, tracking or threat the royal family member.
Because they often act alone, and it is not noticeable, therefore, more difficult to guard against.
Psychological experts involved in security
According to the British authorities estimate, there are hundreds of such fanatics. Therefore, British established a little-known group, called “fanatics Threat Assessment Center”, members from psychologists and police components.
Several currently living overseas, “high risk” fanatics, said to have been temporarily refused entry by British authorities.
According to a British government spokesman estimated, security costs conservatively estimated at 1100 million dollars.
However, the security people estimated to cost at least 30 million U.S. dollars, even some estimates as high as $120 million.
Prevention focus objects
Three extreme organizations into blacklist
Terrorist organizations, anarchists and other political extremist forces apparently would be royal wedding safe hidden trouble.
In addition, the British police also rejected the “anti-crusade” and “right-wing resistance organization” the two religious extremist organisations wedding day held protests in the application.
The 60 prisoners released on bail will also be banned in the wedding day into the Westminster area.
Airport security meticulous
When I just came to London’s Heathrow airport, I accepted the current British police security measures.
In accepting the security check, my notebook computers, digital cameras, mobile phones, even a small MP3, have been carefully scanned by the anti-explosive scanners. And standing behind me, a young girl carrying a replica handbag, wearing flat sandals, all handed over to security personnel for further inspection.