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Security business sector’s key players share knowledge and Best Practice advice at Total Security Summit

Designed to draw on the combined skills and expertise of the professional security community, the Total Security Summit has returned once again and is now bigger and better than ever. Taking place on 14 and 15 March at the Radisson Blu Hotel, London Stansted, the first o...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
The shared vision for the Cyber Security Academy is for it to become an internationally-recognised hub for cyber security activity
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“Most big businesses not prepared for cyber attacks” finds global corporate governance research

New research led by Goldsmiths, University of London indicates that 90% of global corporations are at serious risk of cyber attack, while the majority of big business leaders are not confident that they’re prepared for such an event. An independent study led by Dr Chris Brauer in...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
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“Remaining part of the EU is better for business” assert members of the ADS Group

A survey of ADS Group members carried out by GfK has shown that opinion across all four sectors – namely aerospace, defence, security and space – is overwhelmingly in favour of the UK remaining part of the European Union (EU). The survey results confirm that 70% of ADS...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
Professor Martin Gill
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Detailed ‘Retail Loss Prevention in Perspective’ report issued by Perpetuity Research and Consultancy International

Produced by Perpetuity Research and Consultancy International (PRCI) and sponsored by leading High Street retailer Marks and Spencer, the 48-page report entitled ‘Retail Loss Prevention in Perspective’ has been authored by PRCI’s director Professor Martin Gill...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
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NCA publishes six-month review of warrants and orders used to seize and retain evidence

A six-month review of the warrants and orders used by the National Crime Agency (NCA) to seize and retain evidence in its investigations has now been published. The review began in August 2015 after two NCA cases failed: one due to the fact that warrants were challenged...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
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Noonan acquires the business and assets of The Shield Guarding Company and TSG Security

Noonan, the strategically outsourced services provider, has purchased the business and assets of The Shield Guarding Company Limited and TSG Security Limited. The acquisition will have the immediate effect of protecting the jobs of up to 780 Shield Guarding Company Limite...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
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Joint CPS-HMIC report finds “progress still needs to be made” in digitisation of criminal justice process

A joint report authored by Her Majesty’s Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate (HMCPSI) and Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) finds that “good progress” has been made in the move towards a fully digital system, but more work needs to be...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
Martha Spurrier: the new director of Liberty
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Martha Spurrier to succeed Shami Chakrabarti as director of Human Rights champion Liberty

Liberty has announced the appointment of its new director, namely campaigner and barrister Martha Spurrier, who succeeds Shami Chakrabarti in the role. Spurrier joins Liberty with an exceptional track record in defending people’s rights, raising awareness of threats to...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
Interpol's Global Complex for Innovation, which is based in Singapore
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Interpol’s partnership agreement with Cellebrite strengthens efforts to combat cyber crime

Interpol and Cellebrite have signed an agreement which will see the mobile data technology specialist provide additional and continued support for Interpol’s global efforts aimed at fighting cyber criminality. The agreement will see Cellebrite provide the Interpol Global...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016
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Potential for ISIS attacks in UK prior to EU Referendum outlined at ASIS Europe 2016 Conference

Over 650 security business sector professionals gathered at the Business Design Centre in London from Wednesday 6 April to Friday 8 April for the fifteenth annual ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition. The educational programme on offer provided more than 50 sessions...
Posted On 13 Apr 2016