Metropolitan Police Service Assistant Commissioner Helen Ball
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Helen Ball promoted to Assistant Commissioner at the Metropolitan Police Service

Helen Ball has been promoted to Assistant Commissioner at the Metropolitan Police Service by newly-installed Commissioner Cressida Dick and will now lead the Met’s Professionalism portfolio. Assistant Commissioner Ball’s responsibilities will include management of the...
Posted On 11 Jul 2017
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MI5 and police in joint review of operational procedures for counter-terrorism investigations

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced that David Anderson QC, the former Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation, will provide independent assurance of the reviews that MI5 and the National Counter-Terrorism Policing headquarters are conducting following the recent...
Posted On 11 Jul 2017
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G4S wins EDF Energy’s facilities management contract for Hinkley Point C project

G4S has been awarded a multi-million pound contract by EDF Energy to provide facilities management services at Hinkley Point C in Somerset: the first new nuclear power station to be built in Britain for a generation. In September last year, the UK Government signed contracts with...
Posted On 11 Jul 2017
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Travel industry actively training members of staff to deal with terrorist incidents

The travel industry is providing training for staff working in the UK and overseas in a bid to help keep holidaymakers safe this summer. Over 23,000 employees have attended education sessions, which include detailed advice on how to spot suspicious items and activities, as well...
Posted On 11 Jul 2017
The IISP's Skills Framework
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“Cyber security training must reflect real risks” urges Institute of Information Security Professionals

The Institute of Information Security Professionals (IISP) – the not-for-profit body that represents information security professionals – is warning companies to invest wisely in cyber security training services with an eye on quality and real benefits. Following the recent wave...
Posted On 11 Jul 2017