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Bob Forsyth – What’s in Store for 2019? In his latest blog for Infologue Bob Forsyth, Chief Executive Officer at Kings Security writes about what we may expect of the Security Sector in the New Year.  Read on »
Carl Palmer – Take a Walk in Their Shoes In his latest blog for Infologue Carl Palmer, Exec Chairman at CIS Security writes about his experiences on the Clipper Boat Race, his business approach and how one has influenced the other. Read on »
Paul Atherton – Enabling Technology to Drive Commercial Benefit In his first blog Paul Atherton, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer at Kings Security discusses what is possible for security in integrating new innovative technologies. Read on »
Sunday, 16 December 2018

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The second OSPAs Thought Leadership Summit returns on 28th February 2019

On Thursday 28 February, professionals from the UK’s security sector will once again be given the opportunity to listen to the views aired by a line-up of first-class speakers and contribute to matters affecting the industry at the Thought Leadership Summit which runs on the afternoon of the 2019 UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs). […]

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SIA Promote safer security at Hatfield’s student haunt

Yesterday, Monday 10 December, the Security Industry Authority’s (SIA) South East Partnerships and Interventions team and Hertfordshire Constabulary were at the Forum, the Student Union bar of the University of Hertfordshire. Sharing best-practice guidance on safer physical intervention for door supervisors as a reminder of how to keep their clients and themselves safe. The aims […]

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Interserve Plc confirms “Deleveraging Plan” to manage its Rising Debts

Interserve Plc, one of the UK’s largest Security and Facilities Management Contractors has announced it is seeking a new rescue deal with the support of the Cabinet Office to restructure its debts, projected to rise to more than £600m by the end of this year. Interserve employs 75,000 people worldwide and manages service provision at sites […]

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Europol

Operation Pollino: Coordinated Crackdown on the ‘Ndrangheta Mafia in Europe

In a unique joint investigation between European Judicial and Policing Forces, hundreds of police are understood to have participated in a simultaneous sting targeting the ‘Ndrangheta Mafia in Europe. Judicial and law enforcement authorities in the Netherlands, Italy, Germany, Belgium and Luxemburg have taken coordinated and decisive action against the ‘Ndrangheta. An aggressive mafia-style organised […]

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Professor Martin Gill, Director of Perpetuity Research and Consultancy International

Despite being a third of crime in England and Wales fraud is not prioritised by the police, report finds

New research by Perpetuity Research and the Police Foundation has found that the police response to victims of fraud is inadequate. Despite fraud making up to 31 percent of all crime, and more than one-third of victims reporting that the impact on them was severe or significant, fraud is not prioritised by the police. Perpetuity […]

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UK OSPA finalists highlight exceptional industry talent and innovation

The UK OSPAs announced the finalists of the 2019 awards at a networking reception held at International Security Expo on Wednesday 28th November 2018. Now in their third year, the UK OSPAs serve to acknowledge the creditable and infinite contributions that companies, initiatives, teams and individuals make to the security industry and wider community. The […]

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SIA Promote safer Security at Brighton’s student haunts

Tonight, Friday 30 November, the Security Industry Authority’s (SIA) South East Partnerships and Interventions team and Sussex Police will be calling at Brighton’s top student pubs and clubs. They will share best-practice guidance on safer physical intervention for door supervisors as a reminder of how to keep their clients and themselves safe. The aims of […]

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East London security bosses sentenced for supplying unlicensed guards to Upton Park development

Yesterday (Thursday 22 November), Martin Makesa (49) of Bettons Park in east London, the sole director of London Guard Security Limited, and Emily Kamau (35) from Stratford and a former company director, were sentenced at Snaresbrook Crown Court. They were found guilty of providing unlicensed security guards – an offence under the Private Security Industry […]

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