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Mitie awarded Front-of-House and security services contract with Royal Academy of Arts

Mitie’s security business and Signature, the company’s bespoke Front-of-House operation, have been awarded two new contracts which, when combined, are worth a total of £7 million. The first win is a three-year contract with the prestigious Royal Academy of Arts which...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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Trio found guilty of involvement in terror attack plot targeting Westfield and Heathrow

Three men have been found guilty of planning terror strikes on high-profile targets including Westfield Shopping Centre in Stratford and Heathrow Airport. A fourth man was convicted for harbouring a prohibited weapon. The three Daesh-inspired males have been convicted following a...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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KPMG unveils Discovery and Maturity Assessment Model for EU’s General Data Protection Regulation

KPMG has unveiled a solutions offer developed in tandem with Microsoft to help companies prepare for and meet the requirements of the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the landmark data privacy law – in force as of 25 May 2018 –...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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Top-level cyber security assistance now available to businesses via C3IA Solutions

Businesses are now able to benefit from the cyber security expertise that Government agencies enjoy thanks to the efforts of Dorset-based company C3IA Solutions. Set up by former personnel from the Royal Corps of Signals, the company provides highly-skilled operatives that are...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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Global Threat Landscape Report reveals “major cyber security inertia infecting organisations worldwide”

According to CyberArk’s Global Advanced Threat Landscape Report 2018, nearly half (46%) of those IT security professionals questioned stated that they rarely change their security strategy substantially even after the business has experienced a cyber attack. This level of...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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Traka’s new White Paper broadens discussion on introduction of body-worn cameras

Traka has launched a new downloadable White Paper in a bid to open up the discussion on the opportunities and challenges of introducing body-worn camera technology into our communities. Entitled ‘Body-Worn Camera Technology in our Community’, the document examines the...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
Mick Creedon QPM
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Former Derbyshire Constabulary Chief Constable appointed chair of Atmaana’s Emergency Services and Security Sector

Mick Creedon QPM takes over the role as chair of Atmaana’s Emergency Services and Security Division with immediate effect. The news follows on from the announcement that Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed Peter Maddison QPM as chair of the Armed Forces’ Pay Review Body....
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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Prison drone security pioneers introduce UK Government officials to perimeter savings

The integrated security team behind a British prison’s pioneering war against drones is to share its innovative and cost-saving approach with UK Government officials. Les Nicolles Prison on Guernsey became the first in the world to use a new system designed to stop drones from...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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Neil Basu named as new Assistant Commissioner for counter-terrorism at the Met

Neil Basu has been appointed as the new Assistant Commissioner at the Metropolitan Police Service responsible for leading on counter-terrorism policing nationally. Basu will take over the reins from Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley as head of the Met’s Specialist Operations...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018