Royal Assent for Policing and Crime Bill heralds major milestone in Government’s reform agenda

The Conservative Government is heralding a major milestone in its policing reform agenda with the announcement that the Policing and Crime Bill has now received Royal Assent. The Policing and Crime Act 2017 will enhance the democratic accountability of police forces and Fire and...
Posted On 02 Feb 2017

Unlocking Data: Share Costs and Improve Business Decisions

Organisations in every industry and at every level are looking to cut back on unnecessary and ineffective expenditures in order to maximise Return on Investment, writes Simon Cook. Security Departments are no exception. Not only do they want to ensure that they’re investing...
Posted On 12 Jan 2017

Police and Security Group Initiative launches Best Practice Guide for effective private sector collaboration

The Police and Security (PaS) Group Initiative has launched a document focused on effective collaboration which aims to help the police service and the private security industry in working together on a common purpose. The ‘Best Practice Guide for Private Security and...
Posted On 27 Sep 2016

Business Continuity Institute issues Position Statement on Organisational Resilience

In recent years, there has been a significant amount of attention given to the concept of organisational resilience across the business continuity industry. Much of the debate has focused on the principles and practice of organisational resilience, and how this relates to the...
Posted On 25 Feb 2016

Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire police forces press for three-way Strategic Alliance

A three-force Strategic Alliance could be viable – operationally, financially and politically. That’s the conclusion of a meeting of the Chief Officers and Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) from Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire. Following on...
Posted On 03 Jan 2016