off

Ovum-FICO Survey: “Nearly one-third of UK firms don’t have cyber security insurance”

UK firms are increasingly protecting themselves with cyber security risk insurance, but nearly a third of them haven’t yet taken out insurance. A new survey conducted by research and consultancy firm Ovum for FICO reveals that, even among those companies that do have...
Posted On 31 May 2017
off

Duo of British Transport Police officers dismissed in wake of gross misconduct hearing

Two serving officers have been dismissed from the British Transport Police (BTP) after a misconduct hearing found them guilty of gross misconduct. The hearing discovered that the officers had been negligent when deleting photographs from a suspect’s phone and failed to...
Posted On 31 May 2017
off

UK’s “largest and most advanced” Experience Centre opens to showcase Best in Class intelligent surveillance technology

Axis Communications has helped to solve one of the largest challenges within the surveillance industry today thanks to the launch of its new Experience Centre that’s designed to educate visitors on the potential for Internet of Things (IoT) technology, which is brought to...
Posted On 31 May 2017
off

Participants attending Euralarm’s 2017 General Assembly ponder regulatory challenges

Speeches and debates at the 2017 Euralarm General Assembly held in London showed that the organisation is now more engaged with policymakers and regulators than ever before. However, the event also highlighted that challenges do await on the horizon when it comes to delays in...
Posted On 31 May 2017
off

BSIA celebrates “marked increase” in membership growth during 50th Anniversary year

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) reports a “marked increase” in membership growth during this committee year, with the organisation welcoming on board 26 new members since July 2016. These figures represent an impressive 37% year-on-year increase, with...
Posted On 31 May 2017
Bob Forsyth: the new CEO at Kings Security
off

Former Mitie security business leader Bob Forsyth appointed CEO at Kings Security

After 30 years of diligent service at Kings Security Systems, including three years since PrimeKings became the majority shareholder in the Bradford-based business, Anthony King has decided that it’s now time to leave the company. At the same juncture, it has been announced...
Posted On 31 May 2017