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Interpol’s global network actively supporting security operation at UEFA Euro 2016

An Interpol Major Events Support Team (IMEST) has been deployed to Paris as part of the world policing body’s support to the security framework currently surrounding the UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament in France. With the potential for criminals to enter the host nation using...
Posted On 13 Jun 2016
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90% of Brits believe surveillance powers outlined in ‘Snoopers’ Charter’ are “not acceptable” finds ComRes poll

A new poll commissioned by Liberty and conducted by ComRes has revealed that nine out of ten of those British adults questioned believe state surveillance powers as proposed by the Government’s Investigatory Powers Bill are not acceptable. 90% of the public either say...
Posted On 13 Jun 2016
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Fire detection and alarm system developers “worried” by shift in EU standardisation approach

Euralarm members within standardisation body CEN/TC 72 are questioning the impact of a newly-enforced standardisation procedure on the quality of fire detection products across Europe. They’re determined to support CEN/TC 72 and work hand in hand with the European...
Posted On 13 Jun 2016
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Moran Security Services Ltd sentenced for falsely claiming to be SIA Approved Contractor

On 31 May, Adam and Brendan Moran of Moran Security Services Ltd were sentenced at Doncaster Magistrates Court for falsely claiming to be under the Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) and also for supplying unlicensed security operatives. Adam and Brendan Moran had pleaded guilty at...
Posted On 13 Jun 2016
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Mitie awarded three-year facilities management contract with the Institute of Directors

Facilities management specialist Mitie has been awarded a three-year contract with the Institute of Directors (IoD). The contract will see Mitie deliver maintenance services and project works at the Institute’s headquarters located on Pall Mall in central London. The IoD is the...
Posted On 13 Jun 2016