Mike Hemes
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Don’t Spend Your Information On Black Friday

Black Friday is a chaotic time for both consumers and retailers. Customers scramble over one another to bag the best deals and collectively spend more and more money each year. Last year, UK consumers spent over £1.2 billion on Black Friday alone. Over the whole week period the...
Posted On 24 Nov 2017
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National Business Crime Solution introduces new NBCS Consultancy service

The National Business Crime Solution (NBCS) – a not-for-profit organisation that enables the sharing of data between law enforcement agencies and members of the business community in order to reduce crime – has announced the introduction of a new consultancy service....
Posted On 22 Nov 2017
Graham Allison
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Pay Rates in Security: The Highs and Lows

Although the pay rates that security officers are awarded remain a cause for concern, the issue points to a wider problem regarding training and skills development, not to mention the way in which personnel are deployed. Graham Allison explains why security services providers...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
DCI Andrew Fyfe
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City of London Police’s IFED selects new leader to head fight against insurance fraudsters

Detective Chief Inspector (DCI) Andrew Fyfe has been appointed as the new head of the City of London’s Police’s dedicated Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department (IFED). DCI Fyfe brings with him 26 years of experience as a police officer, most recently within the National Fraud...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
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NHS Counter Fraud Authority launches in determined bid to lead fight against fraud

The new NHS Counter Fraud Authority (NHSCFA) has been given the independence it needs to fight and deter fraud, bribery and corruption that attacks the NHS. It’s a Centre of Excellence employing specialists in intelligence, fraud prevention, computer forensics, fraud...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
Magnus Ahlqvist: the next president and CEO of Securitas AB
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Series of management changes announced for Securitas’ European division

Global security solutions provider Securitas has announced some alterations to its senior management team operating within the company’s European division. Magnus Ahlqvist, the new president and CEO of Securitas AB as of March next year, will now also retain his position as...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
Jo Davis: Mitie Group's new HR director
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Jo Davis appointed to join Mitie in January 2018 as Group Human Resources director

Mitie Group plc, the UK’s largest FM company, has appointed Jo Davis as Group Human Resources (HR) director. Based in London, Davis will join the Group in January next year from itsu, the healthy eating retail chain, where she served as Group HR director. At itsu, Davis led...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
Millie Banerjee CBE: the new chairman of the College of Policing
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Home Secretary Amber Rudd appoints Millie Banerjee as new College of Policing chairman

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has appointed Millie Banerjee CBE as chairman of the College of Policing. Banerjee will now oversee the professional body for everyone in policing and work with the organisation’s newly-confirmed CEO, Mike Cunningham QPM, to professionalise...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
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Deloitte Survey: “Almost nine-in-ten UK businesses set to invest in Artificial Intelligence by 2020”

No less than 85% of senior executives plan to invest in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) by 2020, according to a new survey of UK digital leaders conducted by Deloitte. The findings come from the first edition of a new regular report from Deloitte,...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
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Global MSC presents Cumbria Constabulary with Gordon McLanaghan Innovation Award

Global MSC Security has awarded Cumbria Constabulary its prestigious Gordon McLanaghan Innovation Award. The accolade was presented by Derek Maltby, managing director of Global MSC Security, to Steven Ferguson of Cumbria Constabulary, who received a Bristol Blue Glass engraved...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017