Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe QPM: Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service
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British policing “at a crossroads” states Metropolitan Police Service Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe

Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service, has stated that British policing is at a crossroads. Its leaders have to choose, believes the Commissioner, between despairing at shrinking budgets and fewer police officers and transforming in order to meet...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
G4S has posted an impressive set of financials for 2014
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G4S 2014 Full-Year Results highlight new contract sales worth £2.1 billion

Speaking about the company’s latest set of annual financials, G4S CEO Ashley Almanza said: “The group made good progress with its strategic plan, delivering commercial, operational and financial momentum during 2014. This is reflected in a 7.9% increase in underlying PBITA...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
John Roddy: CEO at The Shield Group
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“Apprenticeship schemes make common business sense” argues Shield Group’s CEO John Roddy

In 2015, National Apprenticeship Week runs from 9-13 March and offers a perfect opportunity to assess the business impact of the rapid rise in apprenticeships, in tandem with evaluating why they’re proving so popular. The Shield Group’s CEO John Roddy offers his...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
Dariusz Stachowski
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TDSi expands product and technical services teams with trio of appointments

Integrated security solutions manufacturer TDSi has announced the appointment of three new members of staff to expand its product and technical services teams: software test engineer Dariusz Stachowski, technical author Greg Hole and technician Ronaldo Nascimento. As the new...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
Cost-cutting has resulted in the loss of valuable skills in the spheres of records and information management
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UK public sector’s information management capabilities “seriously challenged” by pace of change

Newly-published research from Iron Mountain shows that records and information management in the public sector is contributing significantly to Government cost-saving and efficiency targets. However, the pace and scope of change across the sector presents a serious challenge....
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
Esther McVey MP and Frank Crouwel, managing director at NW Systems
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NW Systems’ new IP Video Technology Suite opened by Minister for Employment Esther McVey MP

On Friday 6 March, security integrator NW Systems played host to local MP and Minister for Employment, Esther McVey, who formally opened the company’s new IP Video Technology Suite and talked with managing director Frank Crouwel about the latest IP video technology trends. ...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
Trystan Bevan: the new UK security sales manager for Eaton's security business division
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Trystan Bevan appointed UK security sales manager at Eaton’s security business

To build on the continuing success of its popular Menvier and Scantronic ranges, Eaton’s security business has announced the promotion of Trystan Bevan to the position of UK security sales manager. Bevan’s new role sees him spearheading the company’s efforts to drive demand...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
Instigated by The Security Institute, eighteen security organisations and associations recently attended the first meeting of a new Security Commonwealth
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Inaugural meeting of Security Commonwealth “well supported” reports The Security Institute

Eighteen security organisations and associations attended the first meeting of a new Security Commonwealth hosted in central London on Wednesday 4 February. The Security Institute initiated the gathering, which included representatives from the Defence Industry Security...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
Michelle Sparsis: joining the team at Showsec
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Michelle Sparsis and Roy Wise take on new support services roles at event security specialist Showsec

Showsec has taken significant steps towards the completion of a restructure of its crucial support services by announcing two key appointments. The crowd management and event security specialist has confirmed that Roy Wise will take up the new position of head of product...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
Reliance High-Tech has expanded its popular range of Reliance Protect services with the launch of the rtouch
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Reliance High-Tech introduces rtouch emergency alert device as part of Reliance Protect services for lone workers

Reliance High-Tech has expanded its popular range of Reliance Protect services with the launch of the rtouch – a small, ultra-lightweight emergency alert device that offers lone workers enhanced personal protection, support and two-way communication whenever they may be...
Posted On 13 Mar 2015
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