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2019 UK OSPAs finalists “highlight exceptional industry talent and innovation”

The finalists for the 2019 UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) have been announced by founder Professor Martin Gill CSyP FSyI. Now into their third year, the UK OSPAs specifically serve to acknowledge and recognise the creditable and infinite contributions that...
Posted On 30 Nov 2018
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office security specialists join ASIS International’s UK Chapter

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) is directly responsible for protecting and promoting British interests worldwide, having been created back in 1968 due to the merger of the Foreign Office and the Commonwealth Office. Presently employing over 14,000 individuals in nearly...
Posted On 19 Mar 2017
Paul Harvey: Board director at Ultimate Security Services
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Ultimate Security Services partners with Security Research Initiative to advance sector standards

Private security company Ultimate Security Services has decided to become a partner of the hugely respected Security Research Initiative (SRI). This significant move reinforces the company’s commitment to service excellence underpinned by active investigation, analysis and...
Posted On 24 Jan 2017
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Women in Security Awards 2016: Security Industry Authority issues Call for Nominations

The Women in Security Awards were initiated back in 2013 to celebrate and recognise the accomplishments and contributions realised by females working within the private security business sector and, indeed, the wider security community. The Security Industry Authority (SIA)...
Posted On 26 Jul 2016
Professor Martin Gill CSyP FSyI
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Security Research Initiative set to focus next study project on ‘Strategy for Change’

At a meeting of its member organisations* held in London on Thursday 30 June, the new Security Research Initiative (SRI) study was announced. This time around, the aim is to produce a ‘Strategy for Change for the Security Sector’. There’s a whole range of strategies that...
Posted On 04 Jul 2016
David Clark CPP PCI PSP
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David Clark appointed chairman of ASIS International’s UK Chapter following AGM

At the ASIS International UK Chapter’s 2015 Annual General Meeting – which took place on Thursday 10 December at the offices of State Street Bank in London’s Canary Wharf – David Clark CPP PCI PSP was elected as the new chairman of the Chapter. He will...
Posted On 15 Dec 2015
The Security Institute welcomes Mike White and David Rubens to its Board of Directors
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Mike White and David Rubens join The Security Institute’s Board of Directors

Mike White and David Rubens have accepted places on the Board of Directors at The Security Institute, with the organisation’s chairman Garry Evanson explaining the move as “adding strength to the existing group of individuals by bringing in two very active and engaged...
Posted On 16 Sep 2015
Aerial view of the City of London
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Police and Security Group consultation highlights routes towards more effective collaboration

The Police and Security Group (PaS) initiative has now published the detailed conclusions arising from its consultation exercise conducted earlier this year. The consultation’s aims were to identify capabilities within the private security sector that could work to a greater...
Posted On 15 Jun 2015