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Police call on public to help tackle “increasingly complex and varied” terrorist threat

The UK’s most senior counter-terrorism officer, Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, has formally launched the new ‘Action Counters Terrorism’ (‘ACT’) campaign, designed to urge members of the public to report any suspicious activity to the police service....
Posted On 07 Mar 2017
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Operational FM specialist OCS Group to recruit 900 apprentices through new scheme

As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2017, international FM solutions provider OCS Group has announced that the business is launching a new apprenticeship programme here in the UK which will aim to recruit up to 900 apprentices in its first 12 months of operation. From 6...
Posted On 07 Mar 2017
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Lord Justice Fulford appointed by Prime Minister as Investigatory Powers Commissioner

Prime Minister Theresa May has approved the appointment of Lord Justice Adrian Fulford as the first Investigatory Powers Commissioner for a three-year term of office. Lord Justice Fulford takes up the appointment with immediate effect. The Rt Hon Sir Adrian Fulford qualified as a...
Posted On 07 Mar 2017
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Retail sector steps up fight against criminals with launch of BRC’s Cyber Security Toolkit

In partnership with Home Office minister Sarah Newton MP, the British Retail Consortium (BRC) has just launched a Cyber Security Toolkit that will provide retail businesses of all sizes with a practical, step-by-step guide to prevent and manage cyber security threats and protect...
Posted On 07 Mar 2017
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Cyber security certification from CompTIA “first to address behavioural analytics”

To combat the increasing risk of cyber attacks, the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) – the leading IT Trade Association – has unveiled a “groundbreaking, vendor-neutral” certification. Entitled CompTIA Cyber Security Analyst (CSA+),...
Posted On 07 Mar 2017
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Government introduced to new proposed model for prison perimeter security delivery

Binns Fencing believes the UK Government could make significant savings by adopting the company’s proposed new model for delivering perimeter security. The leading fencing contractor for the Ministry of Justice, Binns Fencing is this week unveiling its propose...
Posted On 07 Mar 2017
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BSIA’s latest research White Paper reveals (real) price of security solutions

A 30-page White Paper commissioned by the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) establishes the importance of end users of security solutions making their purchasing decisions based on quality rather than initial purchase price alone. Entitled ‘The (Real) Price of...
Posted On 07 Mar 2017