Prime Minister David Cameron: assisting UK cyber security businesses
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Raft of measures designed to boost UK cyber security companies unveiled by Government

New measures designed to assist businesses in facing ‘the cyber security challenge’ and help our digital space organisations tap into the US market have been announced as Prime Minister David Cameron visits the United States alongside several UK security companies....
Posted On 19 Jan 2015
The Security Institute has been instrumental in raising significant funds for the PTSD Resolution charity
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The Security Institute helps to raise over £28,000 for Chairman’s Charity PTSD Resolution

The Security Institute is delighted to announce that it helped raise the amount of £28,795.79 for its Chairman’s Charity PTSD Resolution during 2014. The organisation raised £14,177.53 at various Institute events last year. In addition to this amount, The Security Institute also...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015
For Intersec 2015, the BSIA is building on the unprecedented success of last year's edition which saw the the UK Pavilion grow by an unprecedented 40% year-on-year
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BSIA members bring ‘Best of British’ security solutions to Intersec 2015

Members of the British Security Industry Association’s Export Council are demonstrating the ‘Best of British’ security innovations and services – from video management software through to highly efficient power supplies, dual technology detectors and...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015
Security Products from Siemens has just launched a new range of IP Bullet Cameras for end users
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CCPW3025-IR and CCPW5025-IR IP Bullet Cameras launched by Security Products from Siemens

Security Products from Siemens has introduced a new range of “innovative” IP Bullet Cameras. Available in two variants – designated the CCPW3025-IR (3 Megapixel version) and the CCPW5025-IR (5 Megapixel version) – these ‘Best in Class’ devices feature...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015
Metropolitan Police Service Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley
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UK Counter-Terrorism Security Update issued by Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley

In light of the terror attacks in Paris, the UK’s police service has subsequently been reviewing its overall security posture. As a result, Metropolitan Police Service Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley – the National Policing Lead for Counter-Terrorism – has...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015
Alison Saunders: Director of Public Prosecutions
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DPP to consult on greater assistance for crime victims giving evidence in Courts of Law

Alison Saunders, the Director of Public Prosecutions, has published a major consultation on the approach to ensuring crime victims are properly assisted for the trial process at court and has also called for an overhaul of the service provided to witnesses to ensure that they are...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015
FTSE 350 boards are growing more confident in their investments to mitigate cyber risks, but they are also aware of the huge scale of the challenges ahead
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FTSE 350 companies feeling “unprepared” to manage cyber risk in an increasingly digital world

According to the results of the FTSE 350 Cyber Governance Health Check, FTSE 350 Boards of Directors are growing more confident in their investments to mitigate cyber risks but they’re also aware of the huge scale of the challenges ahead. Just 1% of those companies surveyed...
Posted On 19 Jan 2015
Home Secretary Theresa May
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Home Secretary outlines UK Government’s response to the Paris terror attacks

Home Secretary Theresa May has given a detailed statement to Parliament in relation to last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris and covered in detail the UK’s response. It will take some time for us to learn the full details of the attacks of last week, but the basic...
Posted On 15 Jan 2015
David Wilkinson: the new Director of Technical Services at the BSIA
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BSIA appoints David Wilkinson as Director of Technical Services

The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has announced the appointment of David Wilkinson to the position of Director of Technical Services. Promoted from the role of Technical Manager after eight years with the Association, Wilkinson will assume his new duties on 13...
Posted On 15 Jan 2015
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Education for The Digital Age

eGuarding – a new programme of training for security officers – has been developed by security and risk management specialist Pilgrims Group to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing the sector today. As David Freear outlines, this bespoke educational package is already...
Posted On 10 Jan 2015