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Wharf Guards Limited and director sentenced for employing unlicensed security officers

Wharf Guards Limited, a Cambridge-based security company, has been sentenced following a Security Industry Authority (SIA) investigation into the use of unlicensed security officers. At Cambridge Magistrates Court on 8 September 2016, the company (along with Richard Kinyanjui,...
Posted On 16 Sep 2016
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Highest-ever attendance figures recorded at Europol’s European Police Chiefs Convention

Over 450 police chiefs and senior law enforcement officers from Europe and beyond gathered at Europol’s headquarters in The Hague for the 2016 European Police Chiefs Convention (EPCC). The turnout this year was the highest since the first European Police Chiefs Convention...
Posted On 16 Sep 2016
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Home Office announces programme of fiscal support for groups tackling extremism

The Home Office has launched a programme of support for front line organisations working to challenge extremism in their communities. Organisations with a track record of promoting community cohesion and tackling extremism are being encouraged to bid for support as part of the...
Posted On 16 Sep 2016
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Lone worker welfare service from Reliance High-Tech set to boost staff safety

Reliance High-Tech is enhancing its Reliance Protect lone worker service by introducing a new welfare check capability for those lone workers entering high risk situations, in turn adding a further layer of safety and reassurance for both staff and employers. Reliance High-Tech...
Posted On 16 Sep 2016
Phillip Wood MBE
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Unprecedented Risks, Precedented Thinking

Given the escalating nature of the terrorist threat, is there a case to be made for bolstering the efforts of the police service with constant support on our streets from the military? As Phillip Wood astutely observes, perhaps we need to begin thinking a little more carefully...
Posted On 16 Sep 2016
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Securitas UK introduces on-site fire safety training services for end user customer base

Securitas UK has formally launched a flexible training programme designed to help organisations of any size protect themselves from the risk of fire. Already taken up by a number of the company’s customers, courses are tailored to the end user and delivered by experienced,...
Posted On 16 Sep 2016