Minister for Crime makes plans to protect shop workers from acts of violence

Victoria Atkins, the Minister for Crime, Safeguarding and Vulnerability, is now examining options for providing further protections for shop workers from acts of violence and abuse. The Government’s Call for Evidence – issued by the Home Office – is intended to...
Posted On 15 Feb 2019

Home Office’s Commercial Victimisation Survey figures show significant rise in abuse against businesses

The Home Office has published the latest figures from its 2017 Commercial Victimisation Survey, reporting that the number of assaults and threats committed against the wholesale and retail sector has risen significantly over the last year, from 524 incidents per 1,000 premises to...
Posted On 03 May 2018

NABCP works with Information Commissioner’s Office to promote partnership Best Practice

The National Association of Business Crime Partnerships (NABCP) is working with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) on a series of visits to member partnerships designed to give them salient advice and help ensure that they’re aware of their obligations under...
Posted On 02 Aug 2016

Cost of Cyber Crime: Set to Soar?

Tina Chittenden examines the myriad risks posed by today’s cyber criminals and what steps businesses should be taking to protect themselves from harm. The threats to businesses, and therefore pressure on security companies’ resources, seem to be at an all-time high. With...
Posted On 25 May 2016

Mitie’s TSM business division secures Scottish & Southern Energy contract on national basis

Facilities management specialist Mitie has been awarded a security contract with Scottish & Southern Energy (SSE) covering the whole of the UK. Mitie’s Total Security Management (TSM) business secured the three-year deal for SSE and will now assist the busine...
Posted On 08 Dec 2015
The CCTV in the Workplace survey was carried out after the Government announced that it was planning to cut funding to its CCTV network which helps many UK businesses to protect their premises, staff and customers

CCTV in the Workplace survey finds 60% of employees fear “theft, physical attack and trespassers”

NG Bailey’s IT Services division – a specialist in the design, supply, installation, management and maintenance of IP CCTV solutions – has just announced the findings of its detailed CCTV in the Workplace survey. The CCTV in the Workplace survey questioned 1,017 UK...
Posted On 24 Apr 2015