Alison Saunders: Director of Public Prosecutions
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Crown Prosecution Service and NPCC unveil detailed plans to tackle issue of disclosure

A package of measures designed to improve how the criminal justice system deals with disclosure has been unveiled. The measures – on top of actions taken over the last few months – are contained in a plan published by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), the National Police...
Posted On 26 Jan 2018
Sara Khan
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Sara Khan appointed to lead Government’s Commission for Countering Extremism

Experienced campaigner and charity leader Sara Khan will be the new lead Commissioner for Countering Extremism. Khan, who’s expected to take up her post in the next month, was selected following an open, rigorous and transparent recruitment process. The appointment is for a...
Posted On 26 Jan 2018
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Avoidance of financial penalties now top reason for increased spending on cyber security

Thales, a leader in critical information systems, cyber security and data security, has just announced the results of its 2018 Thales Data Threat Report (Global Edition)* issued in conjunction with analyst firm 451 Research. The report finds digitally transformative technologies...
Posted On 26 Jan 2018
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Registration now open for 2018 NSI Summit at Birmingham’s Vox Conference Centre

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has announced that the 2018 NSI Summit will take place on Thursday 22 March at the Vox Conference Centre in Birmingham. NSI approved companies are now invited to book their attendance. The Summit, which is now in its fifth year, continues...
Posted On 26 Jan 2018
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Two-thirds of UK businesses “hoard paperwork” and “risk losing important documents”

No less than 66% of UK businesses could be putting themselves at risk of document loss due to the mismanagement of vital business paperwork, with many lacking any document management strategy and leaving themselves open to serious threats including General Data Protection...
Posted On 26 Jan 2018
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HMRC halts “thousands” of scam text messages as part of ongoing fight against fraud

Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has prevented thousands of taxpayers from receiving scam text messages, with 90% of the most convincing texts now halted before they reach their phones. The milestone comes during ‘Take Five To Stop Fraud Week’, with the...
Posted On 26 Jan 2018